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Leading Educational Excellence in Florida’s Independent Schools

Professional Learning Catalog
for Teacher Certification
(formerly Master In-service Program)

Purpose, goals,
objectives & strategies

To enable in-service training for professionals serving FCIS member schools, we diagnose curriculum and training needs, provide information and training, and report on trends and innovations in education.

Florida State
Board of Education rules

  • 6A-4.0051, FAC: Renewal and Reinstatement of a Professional Certificate
  • 6A-5.071, FAC: Professional Learning Catalogs

Policies &

All in-service activities must follow guidelines and be approved by FCIS’s Director of Professional Development.

Steps for
application & completion

To successfully provide in-service activities and earn in-service points for their personnel, schools registered at FCIS’s Professional Learning Catalog (PLC) (formerly Master In-Service Program or MIP) website apply for approval of an in-service activity then complete it after it has occurred.