Local Professional Development Committee (LPDC)

Welcome to the Muskingum Valley LPDC page. This page will serve as your resource for information you need to renew your Ohio Department of Education License.

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MVESC Professional Development Options to Renew Your License

Click here to see a complete list of activity renewal options.


How to Renew Your License

Please visit this Licensure Infographic for detailed information.

In order to renew a professional license, educators must submit the following:

  • Approved Individual Professional Development Plan in effect during current licensure period
  • Official transcripts of any coursework completed
  • Contact-hours documentation and completed Contact Hours Tracking Form
  • Copy of current license
  • LPDC Verification Form for Licensure Renewal



Contact one of our LPDC Members below:

LPDC Members

Christine Wagner, Administrative Representative, Co-Chair
Cathy Morgan, Administrative Representative, Co-Chair
Karla Frye, School Psychologist Representative
Gretchen Combs, Teacher Representative
Debbie Shoemaker, Teacher Representative


New Lexington Office

Zanesville Office

1605 Airport Road 205 North Seventh Street
New Lexington, OH 43764 Zanesville, OH 43701
Phone: 740.342.3502 Phone: 740.452.4518
Fax: 740.342.1961 Fax: 740.455.6702



LPDC Forms

The forms listed below have been approved by the Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center's LPDC for use by staff members.

Individual Professional Development Plan (IPDP)
IPDP Activity Proposal for Contact Hours Part 1 and 2
Contact Hours Tracking Form
LPDC Verification of Participation
LPDC Verification Form for Licensure Renewal


LPDC Meeting Dates for
the 2020-2021 School Year

October 7, 2020
December 2 ,2020
February 3, 2021
April 7, 2021
June 9, 2021 - 10 a.m.