60 Professional Development Points every 6 years
1 Continuing Education Unit (CEU) = 5 Professional Development Points (PDPs)
Tennessee Public School Teachers
- Tennessee teachers must obtain 60 professional development points every (6) years to renew their teaching certificate.
- The online courses at The Teachers Academy are written in 3, 6, 15 and 18 hour (Professional Development Point) increments.
- Upon course completion, teachers will receive a Certificate of Completion and Feedback Form stating the hours earned and skills mastered.
- Submit the Request for Approval form for pre-approval.
- Note: Course TR1003 Cyber Bullying Facts and Prevention is not accepted by TN DOE.
- The Teacher’s Academy is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
Tennessee Private School Teachers
- The Teacher’s Academy is an approved provider of ACSI Credits, Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by Association of Christian School International.
- The Teacher’s Academy courses fall under professional, non-biblical studies.