Renew Your License

2021 Educator License Renewals

  • The AOE anticipates that the 2021 renewals will be released during the week of January 19 - 22, 2021. (January 18, 2021 is a Federal holiday – Martin Luther King Day. All State of Vermont offices are closed that day.)
  • At this point in time, an extension of the June 30th expiration date is not anticipated.
  • For educators not served by a Local or Regional Standards Board, continue to submit renewal, reinstatement, and retired educator applications directly to the Licensing Office.
  • License Level I

    For educators renewing a three-year Level I license, each endorsement is required to have three credits (or 45 hours) of new professional learning. At least one credit (or 15 hours) of new learning must apply directly to the knowledge and performance standards of the endorsement to be renewed.

    The remaining two credits need to fall within the Core Teaching and Leadership Standards for Vermont Educators.

    License Level II

    For educators renewing a seven-year Level II  license, each endorsement is required to have nine credits (or 135 hours) of new professional learning. At least three credits (or 45 hours) of new learning must apply directly to the knowledge and performance standards of the endorsement to be renewed.

    The remaining six credits need to fall within the Core Teaching and Leadership Standards for Vermont Educators.

    For educators renewing a five-year Level II  license, each endorsement is required to have six credits or 90 hours of new professional learning. At least two credits (or 30 hours) of new learning must apply directly to the knowledge and performance standards of the endorsement to be renewed.

    The remaining four credits need to fall within the Core Teaching and Leadership Standards for Vermont Educators.

    Resources for Renewing Your License

    Professional Learning

    Additional Information

    Contact Information

    Provisional and Emergency Licenses: Lisa.pierson@vermont.gov

    Provisional and Emergency Licenses: Ronald.Ryan@vermont.gov 

    Transcript Review: Catherine.wilkins@vermont.gov

    Peer Review: Andrew.prowten@vermont.gov

    Initial Licenses: josh.mccormick@vermont.gov

    Renewals through a Local or Regional Standards Board, Retired Licenses: Deborah.giles@vermont.gov

    ROPA: ellen.cairns@vermont.gov

    Technical assistance or VSBPE: Amy.Scalabrini@vermont.gov

    General license renewals or all other inquiries: aoe.licensinginfo@vermont.gov


    Questions? 

    Email the Licensing Help Line or call (802) 828-3440. The Licensing Office is staffed remotely Monday through Friday, 7:45 am to 4:30 pm.

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    Vermont Agency of Education
    Secretary Daniel M. French
    1 National Life Drive, Davis 5
    Montpelier, VT 05620-2501

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