All teacher are identified in one of the two following categories:
  1. Teachers of grades K - 8
  2. All other educators
  3. Teachers of kindergarten through eighth grade must complete 8 renewal credits during each five year renewal cycle that meet the following requirements:
  • 3 renewal credits in their academic content area
  • 3 renewal credits in literacy*
  • 2 general credits (not to include years of experience) at the discretion of the LEA
  1. All other educators must earn at least 8 renewal credits during each five-year renewal cycle that meet the following requirements:
  • 3 renewal credits in their academic content area
  • 5 general credits (not to include years of experience) at the discretion of the LEA