Online PD Courses for teachers in Georgia (GA)
(not a Georgia teacher, click here to find your state)
How do I renew a teaching certificate in Georgia?
Are you a teacher looking for online PLUs or PD? The Georgia Professional Standards Commission published this updated and detailed information for educators with relevant research, resources and processes that support the new renewal requirements. Exploration, review, and implementation consideration of this information will be beneficial to teachers, teacher leaders, administrators, and central office personnel alike as they shift their professional accountability with the new certification rule changes.
What state requirements does a teacher in GA need to meet for renewal?
RenewaTeachingLicense.com courses can be used through ConnectedPD by public, charter and private schools and districts in Georgia to provide a professional development program that meets state requirements for renewal and job-embedded learning aligned to the Learning Forward: Standards for Professional Learning as required. All courses include a free PD Tracker. Online classes from ConnectedPD are the best strategies for job-embedded learning and staff development focused on addressing problems of practice resulting in taking action to address these problems:
- Action research
- Peer observations
- Collaborative lesson planning
- Analyzing student work
- Engaging in book study
- Engaging in classroom walk-throughs or instructional rounds
- Participating in lesson study
- Engaging in a case study
- Participating in a professional network
- Reading journals and educational magazines
- Engaging in reflection and revision
Teachers connect directly to professional learning goals and other educators as the most meaningful staff development is closely connected to the work in schools.
How do I contact the Georgia Professional Standards Commission?
Contact the Georgia Professional Standards Commission
200 Piedmont Avenue SE, Suite 1702, West Tower
Atlanta, GA 30334-9032
The information and courses listed on this page are presented as of January 1st, 2020. Please note that state licensing requirements and school district approval processes may change and it is the responsibility of each teacher to know their licensing requirements and the process for submission and approval of all professional development and licensing requirements. Professional Learning Board does not guarantee acceptance by your school, district or licensing authority.