Renew a Teaching Certificate in FL
(not a Florida teacher, click here to find your state)
How do I renew a teaching certificate in Florida?
Visit the Florida Department. of Education Educator Certification for the certification, forms for recertification, and the teaching license renewal process for both Florida Department of Education employees and Non-Florida Department of Education employees.
- Application for Renewal + Fee
- Official Transcripts from regionally accredited universities
- Six (6) semester hours of college credit to include at least one (1) online semester semester hour of college graduate PD credit for teachers in Florida about teaching Students with Disabilities is required to satisfy the ESE and SWD credit requirements for certificate renewal and must be earned during each renewal period to renew your certificate.
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Contact the Florida Department of Education
Bureau of Educator Certification
Turlington Building, Suite 1514
325 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32399
Disclaimer: Please ensure the information and courses meet requirements for your teaching certificate and circumstances and align with what your state Department of Education requires. The new continuing education information and courses listed on this page are current as of July 1st, 2020 to meet the best information available. State licensing requirements and school district approval processes may change and it is your responsibility as a licensed or certified teacher to know your state certification renewal requirements and the process for submission and approval of all professional and staff development hours for renewing a license, licensing and certificate renewal and expired or lapsed certification. Professional Learning Board can not guarantee acceptance by your school, district, state Department of Education or licensing authority.