Arizona Teaching License Renewal
The Provisional Teaching Certificate is valid for three years and must be converted to a six-year Standard Teaching Certificate at least two months prior to it expiring.
Renewable certificates may be renewed with proof of 15 clock hours of professional development activities for each year of the certificate term. *One semester hour of college coursework is equivalent to 15 clock hours of professional development activities. The clock hours or semester hours may be completed in various increments per year
Official transcripts are required from an accredited institution. Each semester hour of courses is equivalent to 15 hours of professional development.
Learners Edge partners with several regionally accredited collegiate institutions providing official transcripts with letter grades for our courses.
You'll find our graduate level courses to be relevant, engaging and highly applicable to your classroom or school setting…the perfect option to meet your salary advancement needs. Simply select the course(s), session, and a University Partner. Make sure to explore our pricing discounts.
If you need assistance with submission of a district approval form, course mapping or timelines, we’re happy to help. Our Advisory team is here to help you succeed!
One semester hour of college coursework is equivalent to 15 clock hours of professional development activities.
Transfer a Provisional Certificate to Standard Certificate
Phonics Deficiency (Elementary Certificates):
We encourage you to gain prior approval of this course by downloading a syllabus from our courses page before registration to ensure district approval. Our courses are 3 semester credits of continuing education graduate level content. You will receive an official transcript from a university partner documenting a 3-credit, graduate-level course in research-based systematic phonics.
Above is a summary of how Learners Edge may help your continuing education and Arizona license renewal needs. This summary should in no way release individuals from their responsibility of ensuring that the course(s) they take meets their professional needs. We hope it provides assistance in understanding how Learners Edge might help you in the accumulation of clock hours or graduate credit for salary advancement and the Arizona license renewal process.