Continuing Professional Education

TWU’s College of Professional Education is an approved Texas Education Agency Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Provider. Texas educators are required to renew their standard Texas certificate every five years by completing a minimum number of CPE hours through an approved CPE provider. CPE credit only will be awarded to educators who hold a Standard Certificate.

For more information on CPE standards and documentation of CPE credits, visit the TEA's Continuing Professional Education Information webpage.

CPE workshops and seminars are coordinated by the Office of the Associate Dean for Educator Preparation and Partnerships. For scheduling information, please call 940-898-2241.

Click on the following links to see information and registration for upcoming events. Registration is required for all seminars and workshops.

February 2020

Professor’s Corner: A Literary Discussion Group – Dr. Joanna Davis-McElligatt

Professor’s Corner: A Literary Discussion Group – Dr. Joanna Davis-McElligatt

Presenter: Dr. Joanna Davis-McElligatt (University of North Texas) on Afrofuturism and the Black Speculative Arts.
For further information, please contact Dr. Stephen Souris at ssouris@twu.edu
February 10, 2020, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Location: Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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March 2020

Professor’s Corner: A Literary Discussion Group – Dr. Rick Joines

Professor’s Corner: A Literary Discussion Group – Dr. Rick Joines

Presenter: Dr. Rick Joines (University of North Texas) on poetry at the end of faith – Wallace Stevens and Phillip Larkin.
For further information, please contact Dr. Stephen Souris at ssouris@twu.edu
March 23, 2020, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Location: Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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April 2020

Professor’s Corner: A Literary Discussion Group – Dr. Devin Garofalo

Professor’s Corner: A Literary Discussion Group – Dr. Devin Garofalo

Presenter: Dr. Devin Garofalo (University of North Texas) on our historical contemporaries – the Romantics and Victorians.
For further information, please contact Dr. Stephen Souris at ssouris@twu.edu
April 13, 2020, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Location: Denton South Branch Library
Cost: Free

CPE Credits: 2

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June 2020

T-Tess Appraiser Training

T-TESS Appraiser Training

The Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS) is the state-recommended appraisal system designed to support teachers in professional development to help them grow and improve as educators. This three-day T-TESS training is a prerequisite to the online T-TESS certification test required for all teacher appraisers. 

Facilitator: Laura Trujillo-Jenks, PhD 
For further information, please contact Trujillo-Jenks at ltrujillojenks@twu.edu
June 9-11, 2020, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: TWU Denton Campus, Stoddard Hall 419
Cost: $125; T-TESS Certification Test at the end of the three-day training

CPE Credits: 24 hours

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