Teacher Recertification

Teacher Certificate Renewal

Educators are responsible for checking with their school district and/or state licensing agency to ensure our teacher recertification courses will fulfill professional development requirements.

Self-paced/Open Entry Online

In partnership with Virtual Education Software, Inc. (VESi), we offer professional learning unit (PLU) and continuing education unit (CEU) courses for K-12 educators. These interactive courses provide expert instruction at a pace that fits your schedule. You choose your start date. You have 6 months access.

  • Check each individual course for the number of PLUs/CEUs awarded.
  • You MUST spend a minimum of 2 weeks in the course from date of access. Your course will NOT be graded until after this 2-week minimum is met.
  • Grading and processing of your certificate and completion documents can take up to two additional weeksPlease plan accordingly.
  • Maximum number of courses allowed per term:
    • Summer, May 1 - August 31: 10 courses
    • Fall, Sept 1 - Dec 31: 5 courses
    • Spring, Jan 1 - April 30: 5 courses

6-Week, Instructor-Led Online

We also proudly partner with ED2GO to offer courses for professional learning units and continuing education units.
  • Teachers earn 2.0 PLUs or 2.4 CEUs.
  • Lessons in these courses are paced out over a six-week period.
  • Some courses are now available in a self-paced, 3-months access format. Look for the words "self-paced tutorial" in the course title.
  • Schedule of start dates can be found with each course description. 

Advanced Placement® Summer Institutes

VSU Continuing Education is an approved provider of week-long Advanced Placement Summer Institutes® (APSI®) for teachers committed to the pursuit of enhanced teaching and learning. Check back after November 1 for more information about APSI® 2020.

Please note: Courses approved for PLU/CEU credit are not convertible to academic credit/semester hours.

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