How does professional development relate to teacher licensure in North Carolina?
- Professional development is a licensure requirement -- teachers in North Carolina must earn 8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs, equivalent to 80 clock hours) in every five-year renewal cycle.
- As a condition of employment per NC State Board of Education Policy LICN-005 employing school systems reserve the right to assign literacy requirements for any educator.
- Renewal requirements are subject to change based on NC State Board of Education policy updates.
Credits Required for Licensure Renewal
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