Online PD Courses for teachers in Arkansas (AR)
(not an Arkansas teacher, click here to find your state)
How do I renew a teaching license in Arkansas?
Visit the Arkansas Department of Education site for more details on the re-licensure process, general forms for teacher license renewal in AR, and for more details on your standard license renewal process.
What state requirements does a teacher in AR need to meet for renewal?
According to the ADE’s “Rules Governing Professional Development” document, each teacher needs to obtain thirty-six (36) hours of professional development annually for renewal of an educator’s license.
RenewaTeachingLicense.com courses can be used through ConnectedPD by Arkansas public school districts to provide a professional development program to meet state requirements for renewing, credits and align to the Learning Forward: Standards for Professional Learning as required. All courses include a free PD Tracker.
How do I contact the AR Division of Elementary & Secondary Education?
Contact the Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201
8:00 – 4:30 M-F
Disclaimer: Please ensure the courses meet requirements for your teaching certificate and circumstances and align with what the state Department of Education requires. The new continuing education information and courses listed on this page are current as of January 1st, 2020 to meet the current and best information available. Please note that state licensing requirements and school district approval processes may change and it is the responsibility of each teacher to know about their state certification requirements and the process for submission and approval of all professional and staff development hours for renewal of licenses, licensing and certificate renewal and expired certification. Professional Learning Board does not guarantee acceptance by your school, district or licensing authority.