​Continuing Professional Development

To view a listing of currently approved Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses, please visit the MSDE Blackboard website.

Interested in applying for approval of a Continuing Professional Development course?  Please review MSDE's Continuing Professional Development Manual and submit a CPD Application

It is important to note that the MSDE is dedicated to ensuring that all online CPD offerings meet accessibility standards.  Please review the May 5, 2017 letter to CPD Liaisons and other developers of CPD coursework, which outlines the Principles of accessible design. Questions regarding local school system CPDs should be addressed to your local school system CPD Liaison

If you have questions regarding the application process or would like to check the status of your CPD application, please contact Pamela Darien at pamela.darien@maryland.gov. 

If you have questions regarding whether an approved CPD may be used to renew a Maryland Educator Certificate, please visit the Certification website

Contact Information

Pamela Darien
​Phone:  410-767-0388