Paraeducator DOE Renewal

Who needs to complete a Paraeducator DOE Renewal and what are the requirements?

  • Not Employed in a NH school

  • Employed in NH school but not included under the employer Professional Development Master Plan

  • Employed in a Non-public or Charter School without a Professional Development Master Plan

  • Expired License

Please contact your employer to find out if your school has a Professional Development Master Plan and will be recommending you for renewal or if you should continue with this Paraeducator DOE Renewal. If you will be recommended for renewal under a local Professional Development Master Plan, complete a Recommended Renewal and do not apply for a Paraeducator DOE Renewal.

Professional development - 50 continuing education units (or clock hours) must occur within the 3 year period prior to your application date. Applications may be submitted after January 1 of the expiration year for valid licenses. Expired licenses can be renewed at any time.

Examples of Acceptable Professional Growth Activities


DOE Renewal Application Instructions