Texas Teacher Online CPE Training & Professional Development

Instructor: Janette Nikolakopoulos
Are you an educator in the state of Texas? Did you know that you need to renew your standard certificate every five years? Depending on your certificate, you'll need to earn between 150 and 200 hours of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit. You can take your courses online to renew these hours on your schedule and at your pace.

Earning Credit with is an approved Continuing Professional Education (CPE) provider. What does that mean? That means that you can take ANY course on our site to earn hours toward your certificate renewal. Whether you want to brush up on content or you want fresh ideas for your classroom, you can pick from over 10,000 lessons.


Whether you're brand new to the profession or you've been teaching for years, provides you with a convenient and affordable solution to renewing your certificate.

  • Work according to your schedule. Take your course any day of the week, any time of day.
  • Adapt the learning experience to meet your specific needs. Move through the course at your own pace, and skip what you know.
  • Benefit from our unique content. All of our courses include engaging video lessons that are easy to follow and retain information.
  • Study anywhere. Access your course from any device.

Course and Lesson Offerings

We offer a variety of courses across all subject areas and grade levels. Access our full library of professional development courses for teachers here.

We offer dozens of courses to help you improve your teaching skills and reach a broad array of students, including:

What You Need to Do

So, how can you get started to earn those CPE hours?

  1. Browse our website
  2. Find the courses that fit your needs
  3. Submit the courses to your district for pre-approval
  4. Once your district approves, sign up!
  5. Once you've completed all of the lessons in your course, you should:

Complete your form here: Form for Texas Teachers Needing Certificate

Certificates will then be emailed within 5 business days. The Certificate of Completion will contain the following information:

  • provider's name and provider number (that's us!)
  • your name
  • the date and course
  • the number of clock hours that count toward satisfying CPE requirements

If you have any further questions, including documentation requirements, consult the Texas Education Agency website.

Earning College Credit

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To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

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