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
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