Academy Course Program

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

The FCPS Academy course program:

  • Provides professional learning opportunities
  • Enhances knowledge and skills aligned with division priorities.
  • Supports the comprehensive professional development system serving to develop and retain a premier workforce in FCPS.

Through coursework, participants:

  • Gain competencies.
  • Work toward professional goals and practices that positively impact student achievement.

The Fall 2020 Academy Course Catalog will be viewable on September 8, 2020 and available for registration on September 14, 2020 at 4 p.m.
Semester Registration Begins at 4 p.m. Most Classes Begin Most Classes End
Fall 2020 September 14 September 28 December 11

Academy course participants receive Academy credit(s) or recertification points upon successful completion.

Academy courses contribute to professional growth and can be used for:

  • Virginia teaching licensure renewal
  • Salary scale increase.

Former employees who need to request professional development transcripts or records can make the request through this portal
Request Professional Development Records

Active or non-active employees who have questions about licensure or licensure renewal can use this portal to get help.
Get help with your licensure needs

General Information

  • What is the Academy?
  • How many courses may I take?
  • How may I use academy credits?

Portrait of a Graduate

The tenets of the Portrait of a Graduate student achievement goals are incorporated into our professional development opportunities.