Missouri - Educator Professional Growth and Development: Administrator Licensure Renewal

Administrator Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 

Administrators must create a professional development plan that includes 30 contact hours.


(B) During the valid dates of the IPC classification, the certificate holder shall complete the following requirements:
1. Verification of four (4) years of state approved teaching experience;
2. Develop and implement a professional development plan of at least thirty (30) contact hours, approved by the employing school district, to include clearly stated goals for improvement and enrichment;
3. Participate in a mentoring program for a minimum of two (2) school years, the guidelines for which shall be established by the local board of education;
4. Participate in a beginning teacher assistance program designed in cooperation with a Missouri teacher education program to include, but not be limited to, assistance in classroom management, instructional strategies and ongoing support; and
5. Participate in the district’s Performance-Based Teacher Evaluations (PBTEs);

Adopting Authority: 
State Department of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
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