Clock Hours

Please do not wait to claim your hours, especially those prior to September 1, 2017.

Earning Clock Hours
Professional development clock hours completed on or after September 1, 2017 are available on the GoSignMeUp registration system. Those hours are purchased online at $3 per clock hour with a minimum of $10 per person per class. Click here for instructions on how to purchase clock hours. You would then need to print a transcript (see instructions below).

Professional development clock hours completed prior to September 1, 2017 will be processed via the hard copy clock hours registration form and remain at the $2 rate. Registration forms and payment must be sent to the registrar for processing. These courses will not appear in your online account.

One quarter hour of college credit is the equivalent of 10 clock hours, and one semester hour of college credit is the equivalent of 15 clock hours. For complete details see the OSPI frequently asked questions.

Professional development clock hours completed on or after September 1, 2017 are available on the GoSignMeUp registration system.  Click here for instructions on how to print a transcript (refer to pages 3-4). When following the instructions use the beginning date of 08/01/2017.

Professional development completed prior to September 1, 2017 are not available online. Contact the registrar to request your transcript. 

Clock hour proposal requirements and responsibilities

Clock Hours Cooperative

We are not accepting new cooperative members at this time.

Submitting proposals
Clock hours proposal requirements and responsibilities
Proposal Form

Link to GSMU

Professional development opportunities
NEWESD 101 professional development (click here)

Issues of Abuse
 (Courses that may meet these requirements)

Online Course Opportunities
CEOnline (Clock hours offered through NEWESD101)
Connecting Link (Clock hours offered through NEWESD 101)
VESi Virtual Education Software (Clock hours offered through NEWESD 101)
Connectinglink (Clock hours offered through NEWESD 101)

Mary Kempel
Clock Hours/Class Registrar
(509) 456-2715

Mick Miller
Assistant Superintendent,
Student Learning and Support Services
(509) 456-7685

ESA Certification and License Hours
Department of Health License Hours

Continuing Education (Clock Hours)
Frequently Asked Questions


E-Certification for Washington State Educators  (You can find our agency on the the e-certification list of providers under Educational Service District 101.)

Professional Educator Standards Board
Developing current educators

Washington Administrative Code
Chapter 181-85 WAC: Professional Certification-Continuing Education Requirement