Delaware State Requirements

Delaware Teaching License Renewal


Below is a summary of how Learners Edge may help your continuing education and Delaware teaching license renewal needs. This summary should in no way release individuals from their responsibility of ensuring that the course 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 Delaware teaching relicensure process.

See the Delaware Department of Education Website for complete DE teacher relicensure information. 

License Renewal

Continuing License:  valid for 5 years


For renewal of the Continuing License, educators may complete and document 90 clock hours for the variety of activities described under re-licensure options.

When college or university courses are used to fulfill the requirements, the following equivalencies shall be used: (see our courses)

one (1) semester hour equals fifteen (15) clock hours

one (1) quarter hour equals ten (10) clock hours

one (1) CEU equals ten (10) clock hours.

 “College Credit" means graduate or undergraduate level course work and continuing education units (CEUs) completed at, or through, a regionally accredited college or university or other approved provider. (see our partners)

Official transcripts or original grade slips are required documentation for successful completion of college courses.

Amended Continuing License Options:

Educators either receiving their original Continuing License after February 11, 2010 or upon renewing their Continuing License on or after February 11, 2010 shall use the options:

College Course - (see our courses)

The course shall be completed within a matriculated Masters, Doctoral program, a graduate level course of study or may be an undergraduate course as seen by the educator as necessary to acquire new knowledge and skills related to their position.

Courses shall be taken at a regionally accredited College or University (see our partners)

College or University Credit shall be taken for credit and the educator shall attain a grade of "B" or better in the course, or a "P" in Pass / Fail course.

Official transcripts, original grade slips or an original certificate of completion for CEUs shall be presented. Hours may be accrued where 1 semester hour equals 15 hours and 1 quarter semester hour/CEU equals 10 hours.

Message from Learners Edge:

Please note, Learners Edge courses are approved and offered for graduate credit by our regionally accredited and state approved college/university partners. Continuing education graduate credit is intended to fulfill requirements for license renewal/lane change when the student has obtained proper prior approval.