The Topics and Trends Webcast Series
Presentations in the Topics and Trends Webcast Series are delivered by national and state authorities in the field of ASD. Hear up-to-date research and detailed information about evidence-based strategies right from the expert in the comfort of your home or work place! These webcasts are generally 45-60 minutes long and examine a wide variety of topics important to professionals, families, and individuals with ASD. The webcasts are both live and archived.
Recertification for Teachers
Points for educators working towards licensure renewal (recertification) may be awarded for completion of 5 or more webcasts. VDOE provides the following requirements regarding professional development activities:
Point value: one point per clock/contact hour; must be a minimum of five hours per activity.
Any teacher who wants to use these items as a professional development activity for recertification needs prior approval of the school district. The school district will be responsible for designating the actual number of points that a teacher can earn for participating in the webcast.
Recertification for Behavior Analysts (BCBA®) and Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBA®)
For Behavior Analysts® or Assistant Behavior Analysts® seeking Type II credits:
Continuing education (CE) credits for individuals working towards recertification may be awarded 1.0 Type II CE for each eligible webcast.
1 hour webcast = 1.0 Type II CE credit
Please note: Recertification requires that you obtain necessary continuing education for your certification. The amount of continuing education credits required and acceptable types of continuing education credits are set forth by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board, Inc.® Please visit their website for more information and current requirements.
For more information or questions, please contact:
Taryn Goodwin, Approved Continuing Education Coordinator