School PD Requirements in Maryland

What professional development requirements does a school in Maryland need to meet?

According to the Maryland Professional Growth Handbook, activities that improve teaching and learning are critical components of a professional learning community. These activities include training (school-based workshop, out of-school workshop, course, or conference).

How do I get free clock hours for teachers in my school?

MD schools can enroll their teachers in Keeping Kids Safe, a free clock hour class. This free online PD course is a great introduction to recognizing and preventing human trafficking for educators.

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How do I contact the MD State Department of Education?
Contact the Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-2595
(410) 767-0100


Disclaimer: Please ensure the information and courses meet requirements for your school and circumstances and align with what your state Department of Education requires. The new continuing education information and school PD requirements in Maryland listed on this page are current as of July 12th, 2021 to meet the best information available. State professional development  requirements and may change and it is your responsibility as a school administrator to know your state staff development requirements and the process for submission and approval of all professional and staff development hours. Professional Learning Board can not guarantee acceptance by your school, district, state Department of Education or local authority.

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