FAQs


Top 5 FAQs

1. Do your CEU’s count in my state?

Because of Teacher CEU Toolbox’s university affiliation we are an accepted provider. Linked below is a pre-approval form please fill it out and submit it to your district if you have any concerns.
Below are states that DO NOT require pre-approval for any reason.

Nevada – we are on the list of approved providers, all you need is the NV Educators Certificate when you are complete.

Texas – Texas educators have a required form that must be filled out by Teacher CEU Toolbox after course completion.

Washington – Washington educators have a required form that must be filled out by Teacher CEU Toolbox after course completion.

2. How much time do the courses take?

1 CEU: The minimum time for a participant completion of a 1 CEU course includes both enrollment time and system logged in activity time. Enrollment time is a total of 1 calendar days (1,440 minutes) from the moment of enrollment. Activity time includes 100 minutes logged into the system. This 10-hour course uses a combination of both time requirements to maximize participation and allow time for completion of ongoing assignments and assessments. Completion certificates are restricted until both time requirements are accomplished.

3 CEU: The minimum time for a participant completion of a 3 CEU course includes both enrollment time and system logged in activity time. Enrollment time is a total of 3 calendar days (4.320 minutes) from the moment of enrollment. Activity time includes 300 minutes logged into the system. This 30-hour course uses a combination of both time requirements to maximize participation and allow time for completion of ongoing assignments and assessments. Completion certificates are restricted until both time requirements are accomplished.

3. What if I need an Official Transcript?

All CEUs are officially registered twice a year with UVU, in January and July. If you would need a transcript before your official registration period, an expedited one can be requested for an additional fee. Linked below is the official UVU Transcript Request Form

Registration times: 
If you completed your course between January 1st – June 30 your registration is July 15th
If you completed your course between July 1st – December 31st your registration is January 15th
UVU Transcript Process | UVU Request Form

4. What happens if I fail a quiz?

Teacher CEU Toolbox has an Academic Review Board. If a quiz is failed email customerservice@teacherceutoolbox.com and someone will forward your information to the Board and they will review the student’s progress and decide if an additional attempt can be granted.

5. What do I do if I can’t print my certificate?

To complete a course successfully, participants must complete all the evaluations, open all videos, download and open all readings, open every page within the course, and must meet the calendar time requirements. See question #2 for calendar time requirements.

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To better serve you, we offer multiple avenues of support including both email and phone support. Our tech support service department can be reached by phone Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (Eastern Standard Time) at (877)-870-7175 Option 2. Due to heavy call volume, you may be asked to leave a message. If requested to leave a message, please leave contact information and a brief, detailed message describing any issues you are having. Someone from our technical support team will get back to you. Please allow up to 12 hours for response time during the week, and on weekends, please allow for up to 24 hours response time.

Email support is also available on the Contact Us page by selecting General Questions and by selecting Technical Support from the Topic drop-down menu. All email requests will be returned within 24 hours. To further assist you, we have also provided an online orientation and tutorial to explain and guide you through setting up an account and using our web pages. This feature is located under the FAQ section at the top of our home page.

My district/state requires that I take courses/continuing education credits from an accredited program. Are courses through Teacher CEU Toolbox accredited?

  • Yes, all courses through Teacher CEU Toolbox are reviewed, and CEUs are awarded through Utah Valley University (UVUPCE) Professional and Continuing Education. If your state requires a Pre-Approval Form for credit, make sure that you submit one and receive approval. Before registering for the course. An example of a Pre-Approval is provided for you. Click on Pre-Approval Form

How can I find out the requirements for my state?

  • Requirements by each state can be found by clicking on the Check Your State Requirements button at the top right of this page and then click on your state. A link is provided to direct you to your specific state licensing requirements. Ensure that you navigate through the site to locate where you are in your licensing renewal cycle. A Standard Application for Approval of Renewal Units for Professional Development is available to download if needed. If you require further assistance, please feel free to Contact Us.

How long will it take to get my certificate of completion?

  • Courses which are 3 CEUs are created with an estimation of 30 hours of instruction and activities. Courses which are 1 CEU are created with an estimation of 10 hours of instruction and activities. Since these courses are self-paced and on-demand, the user is in control of the time duration until he/she completes the course. When the course is completed, and the Post-Test is passed, a certificate will be immediately generated.

I’m having trouble opening or printing my certificate.

  • Feel free to Contact Us and we will be glad to assist you.

Can I print the certificate later or again if I have lost it?

  • Feel free to Contact Us and we will be glad to assist you.

My district/state requires an official university copy of my courses when completed, how do I get that?

  • CEUs are awarded through UVU. The day you complete your course you will receive an unofficial certificate with all of your courses listed with the official UVU seal.
    All CEU’s are officially registered twice a year with UVU (January and July). If you need a transcript before your official registration period an expedited transcript can be requested for an additional fee. Click here for the detailed instructions and CEU application form.
  • If your official registration has occurred send a message to UVUtranscripts@teacherceutoolbox.com for confirmation and detailed instructions and the CEU application form.
  • If you are unsure if you need expedited, look at your completion certificate if you have completed your course from:January 1st – June 30 your registration is July 15thJuly 1st – December 31st your registration is January 15thStill have questions? Email us UVU@teacherceutoolbox.com or call 877-870-7175 Ext 703

    UVU Professional and Continuing Education
    800 W Univ Pkwy MS 147
    Orem, UT 84058UVUtranscirpts@teacherceutoolbox.com

Why take professional development courses at A Teacher CEU Toolbox?

  • Online
  • On-Demand
  • Accredited
  • Affordable
  • Convenient
  • Variety of Courses Offered
  • No Transcripts or Application Fees Required

How many hours does one CEU (Continuing Education Unit) equate to?

  • One CEU = 10 hours. See your state requirements for equivalency.

How do I register for a course?

How can I pay for my courses?

  • You can either pay using PayPal or a Credit Card. Discounts are available for bulk and group purchases. Please Contact Us for further information.

Can’t remember your username or password?

Do you make any accommodations for my disability (ADA)?

  • Reasonable accommodations will be made to meet your disability. Please Contact Us for specific arrangements.

Can I start and stop working on a course at my convenience?

  • Courses can be started and stopped at any point. You just pick up where you left off until you have completed the entire course.

Will there be more courses available at A Teacher CEU Toolbox in the future?

  • Courses are consistently added, so check back frequently. Teacher CEU Toolbox joins courses aligned with current issues and needs facing education.

There is a specific course that I need for my license/discipline.  Will you develop a course to meet this requirement?

  • Teacher CEU Toolbox aims to accommodate the needs of teachers, so if you have a suggestion for a course, please submit it at Course Topic Suggestions on our Home Page.

What is your privacy policy?  Is my student information ever shared or sold?

  • No, A Teacher CEU Toolbox values their clients and will not sell their emails or personal information.

How can I contact A Teacher CEU Toolbox if I need more help?

  • Click on Contact Us and you can contact us either by phone or email. A Teacher CEU Toolbox recognizes the importance of outstanding customer service and will work diligently to address your concerns or questions.

How much time do I have to complete a Course?

  • Participants have one year from the date the course is purchased to complete the course. Due to the nature of our products, there are no refunds.

Do I have to take tests for these courses?

  • In agreement with Best Practices in education, every course has a pre-assessment and post-assessment, along with a quiz at the end of each unit, to ensure quality. This evaluation system is utilized throughout the courses to assist learners in assessing their progress and to identify areas needed for improvement.

What happens if I do not pass the quizzes and the post test?

  • You are given three opportunities total to pass the quizzes and post-test. If you do not pass it the first time, you should look back over the units to review. If you do not pass after three attempts, please Contact Us for additional assistance and options.

What happens when I pass the test?

  • After you complete the Units and pass the Post-Test, you will be able to click on a certificate showing that you completed for your records and to submit to your licensure department.

A computer with a broadband internet connection is needed to access teacherceutoolbox.com. Courses are streamed and do not require space on your memory or hard drive.

A Teacher CEU Toolbox recommends Firefox which can be downloaded from http://www.getfirefox.com

You will need a minimum screen resolution of 1024 X 768 and the following software installed on your computer:

  • Internet Explorer 7.0 or above, Firefox 3.0 or above, or Safari 4.1.2 (latest version for Mac 10.4.11 users) or above. (Users of 64-bit Internet Explorer 7 or above please try a different browser)
  • JavaScript and Cookies must also be enabled.
  • Apple QuickTime 7.5 or above. (Mac Safari users, please download QuickTime 7.5.5 or newer to avoid problems with captioning)
  • Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows 7, Macintosh OSX 10.4.11 or Linux.
  • Windows Media Player version 10 or higher.

Also, you will need an Internet connection with sufficient bandwidth. Most of our videos will load best with a downstream bandwidth of at least 100Kbps or higher. You can test your downstream bandwidth at www.speedtest.net. Once there, click on the yellow pyramid on the map (if none of the pyramids are yellow, select one that is closest to your geographic location). This pyramid will initiate a speed test. Once complete, your downstream bandwidth is displayed in the “Download” box near the top of your screen.

Tip: If you wait until the entire movie loads, which is indicated when the play bar at the bottom of the movie turns dark, you can watch it without hiccups or interruptions. Be sure to view a free sample course to check to see if you’re happy with the speed and performance before you purchase a course.