Iowa Teacher Certification & Recertification
Professional Development Requirements for Iowa Teachers
We recommend that prospective teachers or teachers seeking professional development for recertification or renewal visit the Iowa Department of Education website for more information.
- Use our Request Approval form to request approval for a Model Teaching course to be used to satisfy your state’s professional development requirements.
- Receive a Certificate of Completion at the conclusion of the course, documenting course clock hours and micro-credential badges.
- Subscribe for one year of access to all available online courses or learn more about our online professional development courses
Approval Request Form
Download and submit this Request for Approval form if you wish to seek approval from your state or district to apply Model Teaching courses to your state’s professional development requirements.
*The information on this page was last updated August, 2018. Please refer to the Iowa Department of Education web page for the most accurate and current information on Iowa teacher recertification requirements.
PLEASE NOTE: The content provided on this page is solely provided for informational purposes and does not exempt users from their responsibility to ensure that our courses meet their state’s continuing education requirements. Please check with your state certification agency for up to date policies for teacher certification renewal/continuing education and use our Request Approval form if you are considering one of our courses for your professional development clock hour requirements.