Online PD Courses for teachers in Iowa (IA)
(not an Iowa teacher, click here to find your state)
How do I renew a teaching license in Iowa?
Get credit information for IA teaching license renewal here. The Board of Educational Examiners accepts licensure renewal credits (LRCs) from the ISEA. Credits need to be earned after the issue date of the current license, or be no more than five years old if the license is expired. Credits should be relevant to education or an endorsement area.
What state requirements does a teacher in IA need to meet for renewal?
4 renewal credits (or 2 renewal credits for a teacher with a doctor’s or specialist’s degree) and the mandatory reporter training for child and dependent adult abuse (this online course is free from the Iowa Department of Human Services).
How do I contact the Iowa Department of Education?
Contact the Iowa Department of Education
Grimes State Office Building
400 East 14th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0146
Phone: (515) 281-5294
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.