Whether you are a new educator, have many years of experience, or are just looking to connect with other educators, you have numerous options to continue learning and connecting.
Explore options that are just right for you!
Did you know?
Renewal of a standard Arizona Substitute Certificate does not require the completion of professional development hours.
Renewal of an Emergency Substitute Certificate requires 30 hours of qualifying professional development. These hours are reviewed/approved by the sponsoring school district/charter. Check with your district/charter to confirm whether or not your professional development will be approved.
For more information about Educator Certification, visit the ADE Educator Certification page.
Teaching as a Career
Thinking about a career in teaching?
Each ESI employee brings a unique background of education and experience. There are multiple pathways available to those who are interested in becoming a fully certified teacher in Arizona. We suggest you start by reviewing Arizona Department of Education's Educator Certification & Career page.