All students in programs leading to certification or licensure are required to purchase a Chalk & Wire license within the first month of their course in their program. Licenses should be purchased through the University Bookstore. The length of license needed is based upon the program:

  • Teacher Preparation, undergraduate (2 years)
  • Teacher Preparation, MAT (3 years)
  • Principal (3 years)
  • Superintendent (2 years)
  • Counselor (3 years)

Note: If you have previously had a Chalk & Wire account, you must inform the bookstore that you need a renewal license.

Useful information for students:

Go to this page and then follow these directions immediately after purchasing your license from the bookstore.
A basic introductory tour around Chalk & Wire.
If you're trying to submit an assignment through Moodle (by clicking the "puzzle piece" icon), these directions apply.
This is a link to the entire Chalk & Wire guide for students. The links will take you to specific parts of this guide. Additional questions may be answered by searching the guide. 
Educator Preparation
(573) 651-2556
Certification/Background Check
(573) 651-5932
Field Experiences
(573) 651-2411
Scully 301
Mailing Address
Educator Preparation
One University Plaza
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701