Professional Learning Opportunities

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

MSDE FALL 2019 offerings

  • Registration for MSDE online summer classes is now OPEN!  Click here for a listing of class offerings.

Graduate Programs & Cohorts:

Required Coursework:

  • Carroll Community College - Reading, Special Education & Early Childhood Classes
  • Community College of Baltimore County (online) - Reading & Special Education courses
  • American College of Education - Online, Graduate Courses at a greatly discounted rate
  • Univeristy of Phoenix (online) - Click here to see a full list of 1 - 3 credit graduate classes!  Contact for details!
    • Reading in the Content Area 
      • RDNG/510: Content Area Reading and Writing for Adolescents
      • RDNG/502: Reading Methods: Secondary
    • Elementary Reading:
      • RDNG/501: Reading Methods: Elementary
      • RDNG/504: Phonological Theory and Application
      • RDNG/505: Children’s Literature
      • RDNG/511: Reading Assessment

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

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 Blackboard

MSDE’s Professional Learning Blackboard Page

MSDE’s listing of non-credit bearing learning opportunities

Learn More

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.  To develop your own CPD credit bearing activity, please complete the CPD Credit Proposal form.


HR Center

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