Professional Learning and CTLE


Stay on top of your CTLE requirements with NYSUT ELT.

NYSUT's Education & Learning Trust (ELT) offers professional learning on a broad range of topics designed to improve the professional skills of educators.

Courses and seminars are available in-person and online and can be used to meet certification requirements or fulfill CTLE hours. Many are provided at a reduced cost for NYSUT members.

ELT training covers critical topics such as:

  • ENL / English Language Learners
  • Dignity for All Students Act (DASA)
  • Students with Disabilities
  • Autism Training

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About CTLE Requirements

As of 2016, the State Education Department requires Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) for all holders of professional classroom teaching, educational leadership, or Level III teaching assistant certificates.

Certificate holders must complete 100 hours of CTLE training within a five-year period. Details on exact rules and how to track your hours can be found on the SED website.

NYSUT ELT is an SED-approved provider for CTLE requirements.