Professional Learning Opportunities

On June 22, 2017, MSDE notified school systems in Maryland, Kognito will no longer be offered for CPD credit.  If you registered and completed at least one module by June 21st, please complete the remaining modules and submit no later than June 30th for credit.


Check out the special offers from our college and university partners!

Summer Series '17:   It's here!  Check out the sessions available this summer!

  • Program of Sessions:  Updated with NEW sessions & locations on 6/18/17.  Check back often as sessions may be added and locations finalized
  • Certificate of Attendance:  Download and complete a certificate for each session attended.  Submit certificates and CPD form as one packet no later than 9/15/17 for credit.

CPD Credit Opportunities:

Graduate Credits & Required Coursework:

As with any graduate or professional develoment course charging tuition,

please refer to the negotiated agreement  and Human Resources tuition reimbursement process prior to registering.

Those interested in taking a CCPS CPD course and are not current employees must register through Staff Development.  Please click here for the appropriate registration form.  There is a $25 per credit fee for noncontracted CCPS teachers.

CCPS Professional Learning Newsletter

 One stop shopping for all Professional  Learning opportunities within CCPS and across the state! 

Professional Development System

Click the icon to be directed to CCPS’s internal listing of courses & workshops.  Register for CCPS activities through this app located in WebPortal.  Only available to CCPS contracted employees.

MSDE’s Online Course Offerings

A listing of the Summer 2017 online courses being offered by MSDE for Maryland Educators. 

MSDE’s Professional Learning Blackboard Page

MSDE’s listing of non-credit bearing learning opportunities

CPD options

This document is a complete listing of activities ‘other than courses’ teachers may complete in order to earn CPD credit.  Please note which require preapproval.

CCPS Part B Preapproval Form

Higher Education Partners & Cohorts


Interested in earning a MS in C & I or Administration?  Already have a Master's but want to add the Administrator endorsement?  Check out McDaniel's cohort opportunities!

Summer  - Common Ground on the Hill

Walden University

CCPS employeed receive a 10% tuition reduction plus up to $3,000 in grant opporunitites!  Click here for details.

In addition, online, self-paced, graduate courses for $395 - $420.  Classes begin May 8th.  If you have any questions or would like further information contact Walden University representative, Kristen Loewe at Waddell at 286-3196.

Carroll Community College

SU17 MSDE Approved Courses


Human Resource Center

HR Center lists all the courses and credits currently applied to you certificate as well as the type of certificate, expiration date and endorsements applied to your certificate.

MSDE Certification & Renewal Information

Not a CCPS teacher?  Click the icon for details regarding certificate renewal procedures.

Contact Information:

Jamie Weaver, Coordinator of Teacher Induction