Educator Licensure

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Teachers with standard certification in Mississippi hold a five-year renewable certificate. These licenses must be renewed every five years with Continuing Education Units (CEUs) or college coursework or by completion of the National Board process earned during the validity period of the license.

CEUs must be obtained through an accredited CEU granting agency. Any Continuing Education Office at a college, university, or community/junior college is an accredited CEU granting agency.

Below is a rescource list of agencies that offer CEUs and coursework:

  • The Millsaps College Principals’ and Teachers’ Institute

    Spring Workshops

    February 11-12, 2014 “Instructional Leadership: Building Teacher Capacity to Increase Student Learning” presenter, Dr. Steve Barkley

    April 2, 2013

    Principals’ Summer Institute

    22nd annual “Principals’ Summer Institute”  (June 8-13, 2014) designed specifically for school leaders.  Information and registration forms may be obtained by contacting the director at 601-974-1354.

    For more information regarding any of these programs, contact Dr. Ledora Overby Harris, Director at 601-974-1354 or 601-955-1673. 


Educator Licensure Resources

Office of Educator Licensure     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-3483     Fax: (601) 359-2778

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