Academy Course Program

The FCPS Academy Course Program provides a wide array of professional learning to contracted instructional staff

The FCPS Academy Course Program offers professional learning opportunities to educators for the purpose of enhancing knowledge and skills on content aligned with division priorities. Through coursework, participants gain competencies and work toward professional goals and practices that positively impact student achievement. Academy course participants receive both academy credit and recertification points upon completion. Academy courses are used for professional growth, license renewal, salary scale increases, and meeting Virginia technology standards.

The Academy Course Program supports the comprehensive professional development system serving to develop and retain a premier workforce in FCPS.

The 2018 Academy Course Catalog will be available for viewing on August 14, 2018 and for registration at 5 p.m. on August 21, 2018.

Academy Catalog For Current FCPS Employees

If you are a current FCPS employee, please login to MyPLT to view and register for academy courses.
Registration begins on August 21, 2018 at 5 p.m. through MyPLT

Academy Catalog for Title IIA Private Schools

If you are a current teacher at a Title IIA private school associated with FCPS, please access the catalog through the link below.
Title IIA Private School Teacher's Portal
Semester Catalog Posted Registration Begins Most Classes Begin Most Classes End
Summer 2018 May 22 June 5 June 25 August 10
Fall 2018 August 7 August 21 September 17 December 17

What is the Academy? How many courses may I take? How may I use academy credits? Look here for your questions about the academy course program.

The Office of Professional Learning and Family Engagement is committed to incorporating the tenets of the Portrait of a Graduate student achievement goals into our professional development opportunities.

Information about how to drop a University or Academy Course.

The Licensure Office in the Department of Human Resources helps all school administrators and teacher scale employees with their licensure needs.

Information on how inclement weather affects FCPS academy courses.