Bureau of Education & Research Video Training Programs

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Participants attending Bureau of Education & Research events have the opportunity to earn state-approved continuing education credits in most states where such programs exist. For specific state program information, select your state from the menu below.



Alabama

Alabama verification of attendance available.

MS CEUs Available in Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, and Montgomery.

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Alaska

At this time we do not offer continuing education units in your state.

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Arizona

Five (5) AZ Clock Hours are available.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements, visit the Arizona Department of Education website

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Arkansas

AR Inservice Credit Available with district approval.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements, visit the Arkansas Department of Education website.

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California

CA Professional Growth Hours verification available.

For more information on continuing education opportunities and requirements, visit the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing website.

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Colorado

Five (5) CO Contact Hours available per day of attendance.

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Connecticut

Five (5) Contact Hours Available with Prior District Approval.

Five (5) Contact Hours Available with District Approval in Providence, RI, White Plains and Newburgh, NY.

For MA, Contact Hours Verification Available.

RI Five (5) Contact Hours Available

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Delaware

DE Clock Hours Available with prior district approval.

Seminars geared for preschool/kindergarten are approved for five (5) DE-OCCL Clock Hours.

DE-OCCL Clock Hours available in Philadelphia, PA if seminar geared for preschool/kindergarten.

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District of Columbia

At this time we do not offer continuing education units in the District of Columbia.

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Florida

FL Inservice Credit available with district approval.

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Georgia

GA PLU Available if attending both days of a 2-day conference and upon completion of a written project submitted within ten (10) days of the conference. Credit available only if conference is held in the state of Georgia. No credit available for 1-day seminars.

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Hawaii

At this time we do not offer continuing education units in your state.

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Idaho

ID Inservice Credit available with district approval.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements, visit the Idaho State Department of Education website.

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Illinois

Each participant is eligible to earn five (5) Professional Development clock hours. In order to earn credit, it is necessary to attend the entire program and do the following:

  1. Verify your attendance by signing the Attendance Verification Roster at the beginning and the end of the seminar.
  2. Complete the Evaluation Form you will receive at the registration desk and return it to the on-site manager in the afternoon.
  3. Complete the Evidence of Completion Form you will receive at the registration desk and retain it in your portfolio for submission at the time of applying for the PD clock hours.

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Indiana

IN verification of attendance available.

For seminars held in Fort Wayne, IN, MI SB-CEUs are also available.

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Iowa

At this time we do not offer continuing education units in your state.

IL Professional Development clock hours available in Davenport with district approval.

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Kansas

KS Inservice Credit available with prior district approval.

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Kentucky

KY Professional Development verification available.

BER is an approved KY STARS Clock Hour Provider for preschool/kindergarten programs held in Kentucky.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements visit the Kentucky Department of Education website.

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Louisiana

At this time we do not offer continuing education units in your state.

MS CEUs available in Baton Rouge and New Orleans.

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Maine

5 Contact Hours Available with Prior Approval from your Local Certification Support System.

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Maryland

Contact Hours verification available.

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Massachusetts

Contact Hours Verification Available.

CT Five (5) Contact Hours Available with Prior District Approval.

RI Five (5) Contact Hours Available.

For two-day conference held in MA:

MA Contact Hours Verification Available.

CT Five (5) Contact Hours/Day Available with Prior District Approval

RI Five (5) Contact Hours/Day Available.

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Michigan

If you would like to receive 5 State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECH), it is necessary to attend the entire seminar and complete the following steps:

You must verify your attendance by completing the MI attendance roster on the registration table. MDE requires that you initial in at the beginning and again at the end of the seminarThe first, last name and email address you use when creating an account on the SCR must be exactly the same as what you filled in on the roster at the seminar. If the information printed on the roster is NOT correct update it. It is your responsibility to do so. Your account will be matched to the email address you provided or approved on the roster. If these identifiers don’t match, you will not be able to access the evaluation and subsequently, not awarded your SCECH. You have 30 days from the date of the seminar to complete the evaluation. Once the evaluation is completed and a small fee is paid to MDE your account will be updated with the credit.

For two-day programs, participants are eligible for 5 hours per day and must follow the same criteria as the above information.

Access your account information at: https://www.solutionwhere.com/MI_sbceu/welcome.asp. If you encounter difficulties creating your personal account or accessing the evaluation, please contact the Website Administrator online or call 517-327-5925.

MI State Continuing Education Clock Hours also available in Appleton, WI and Toledo, OH.

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Minnesota

Five (5) MN Department of Education Clock Hours available.

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Mississippi

0.5 MS Continuing Education Units available per day of seminar attendance. Participant must submit a “Mississippi College Application for CEU” form with a check for $10.00 per day of attendance made out to Mississippi College to be handed in at the site.

MS Continuing Education Units also available in Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, and Montgomery, AL; New Orleans and Baton Rouge, LA; and Memphis, TN.

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Missouri

MO Inservice Credit Available with prior district approval.

IL Professional Development clock hours available in St. Louis with district approval.

KS Inservice Credit Available in Kansas City with prior district approval.

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Montana

Five (5) MT Renewal Units available per day. Participant to complete and submit the Registration & Verification form for renewal units. Forms are available at the seminar. Five (5) MT Renewal Units also available if attending in Spokane, WA.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements visit Montana Office of Public Instruction.

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Nebraska

NE Inservice Credit available with prior district approval.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements visit Nebraska Department of Education website.

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Nevada

Nevada – Two-Day Seminars and Conferences Only: NV Contact Hours Verification Available for Renewal Credit with prior district approval.

AZ Clock Hours available for renewal credit with prior district approval for two-day conferences only. No credit available for one-day seminars.

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New Hampshire

NH Clock Hours Verification Available.

For MA, Contact Hours Verification Available.

For ME, 5 Contact Hours Available with Prior Approval from your Local Certification Support System in Portsmouth only.

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New Jersey

NJ Professional Development Hours Available with Prior District Approval.

PA CPE Hours Verification Available with Prior District Approval for seminars held in Cherry Hill.

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New Mexico

At this time we do not offer continuing education units in your state.

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New York

NY CPE hours verification available with prior district approval.

CT Five (5) Contact Hours Available with District Approval in Newburgh and White Plains, NY.

NJ Professional Development Hours Available with Prior District Approval in Long Island, Newburgh and White Plains, NY.

PA CPE Hours Verification Available with Prior District Approval for Seminars held in Binghamton and Buffalo, NY.

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North Carolina

NC Contact Hours available with prior district approval.

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North Dakota

At this time we do not offer continuing education units in your state.

MT Renewal Units available in Bismark.

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Ohio

OH CEUs available with district approval.

MI SCECH available in Toledo.

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Oklahoma

OK Professional Development Credit Available with District Approval.

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Oregon

OR Professional Growth Hours verification available.
WA Clock Hours available in Portland.

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Pennsylvania

PA CPE Hours Verification Available with Prior District Approval.

For seminars that are held after December 31, 2011, Pennsylvania Act 48 CPE hours must be reported by your district or your local Intermediate Unit (IU). The Certificate of Participation serves as verification of attendance. The approval for our seminar should be obtained and recorded under the umbrella of your district’s PERMS number. The Certificate of Participation will have 5 contact hours listed. Participants should add their Professional Personnel ID number (also known as PPID or PDE number), make a copy and turn the copy in to their district or IU so the district or IU can electronically submit the completed learning experience attendance information into the PERMS system.”

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Rhode Island

RI Five (5) Contact Hours Available.

CT Five (5) Contact Hours Available with District Approval.

For MA, Contact Hours Verification Available.

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South Carolina

SC five (5) Renewal Credits Available with prior district approval.

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South Dakota

Each seminar participant will receive a personalized certificate of participation verifying (5) Contact Hours. This certificate may be counted towards the accumulation of fifteen (15) Contact Hours for (1) SD Renewal Credit.

Once a participant collects a total of fifteen (15) Contact Hours, he/she will need to send copies of the certificates to the South Dakota Association of Elementary School Principals (SDAESP) for the issuance of one (1) SD Renewal Credit.

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Tennessee

TN Credit available with prior district approval.

MS CEUs available in Memphis, TN.

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Texas

BER is a TX Registered Approved CPE Provider.

OK Professional Development Credit Available with District Approval for seminars held in Amarillo or Wichita Falls.

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Utah

UT Inservice Credit available with district approval.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements, visit the State of Utah Office of Educaton website.

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Vermont

VT Inservice Credit available with prior district approval.

For more information on this state's continuing education opportunities and requirements, visit the Vermont Department of Educaton website.

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Virginia

VA Renewal Points Available.

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Washington

Five (5) WA Clock Hours per day of attendance for a fee of $10.00 per day of attendance (pending class approval). Forms available at the seminar. Checks only, no cash or credit cards accepted. Washington Clock Hours available for programs held in Washington State and Portland, OR only. Washington educators attending seminars in Portland, Oregon may receive WA Clock Hours.

ID Inservice Credit Available with District Approval in Spokane.

MT Renewal Units Available in Spokane.

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West Virginia

Professional Development Credits are available with Prior District Approval.

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Wisconsin

WI verification of attendance available.

MI SCECH available in Appleton.

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Wyoming

WY Inservice Credit is not available for one-day seminars, due to WY Inservice requirements.

WY Inservice Credit available for 10 hours’ attendance at a two-day conference in Wyoming or Colorado.

SD Clock Hours verification available.

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