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.

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
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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