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Chapter 766 Schools/Approved Private Special Education Schools The PD Registry application for Approved Private Special Education Schools is available. Such schools may register on a rolling basis.
Institutions of Higher Education: Colleges & Universities Institutions of Higher Education that grant university/college credits or CEUs (and not Professional Development Points) are not required to register with the Department. However, if a university program wishes to provide professional development points, the organization or university program must register with the Department.

To register, please follow the PD Provider IHE registration link. IHEs may register on a rolling basis. View a list of content areas Download Word Document.
All other providers The 2018 PD Provider Registry Application is closed. If you have any questions, please send to You may find it helpful to view the PD Provider Registry application template Download Word Document as you prepare to complete your application for Fall 2019.

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Last Updated: December 7, 2018
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