Online PD Courses for teachers in Louisiana (LA)
(not a Louisiana teacher, click here to find your state)
How do I renew a teaching license in Louisiana ?
The Educator Certification Portal provides links to quick reference guides and processes for certificate renewal. This Educator Resource Guide (2019-2020) has teacher resources. ConnectedPD.com has professional development, continuing education and staff development for school parishes in LA.
What state requirements does a teacher in LA need to meet for renewal?
According to Louisiana Standards for State Certification of School Personnel to a renew a Level 2 or 3 Certificate, teachers need to complete 150 continuing learning units (CLUs) of district-approved and verified professional development over the five-year time period during which they are certified. Teachers in Louisiana also appreciate online classes for semester graduate PD credit from regionally accredited universities.
How do I contact the Louisiana Department of Education?
Contact the Louisiana Department of Education
1201 North Third Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802-5243
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.