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Local Requirements (2018-19)

Comal ISD requires 30 exchange day professional learning hours each school year. Professional learning hours should align to your role and your learning goals. The hours should come from the following:

  • 3 hours of campus continuous learning
  • 3 hours from compliance training
  • 24 hours accumulated through Comal U, Summer Institutes or other approved opportunities

*All core content teachers are required to have their 30 clock hours of GT credit.

*Elementary fine arts teachers are also required to have the initial 30 clock hours.

After receiving the initial 30 clock hours, all teachers mentioned above are required to gain a 6-hour update in the area of GT.

Professional learning plans should be driven by data and planned with improvement goals in mind. Plans should be submitted for approval prior to the end of the school year. These plans will be re-submitted for final documentation, to your supervisor, the following school year.

Download the 2018-2019 Professional Learning Log HERE!

Download the 2018-2019 Professional Development Time Sheet - Exempt Employees -

Non-Teaching HERE!

State Requirements 

The state has rules and regulations regarding CPE hours. You may click this link for more information.