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:

Register Your Account
Go to this page and then follow these directions immediately after purchasing your license from the bookstore.
QuickStart Guide
A basic introductory tour around Chalk & Wire.
Moodle QuickStart Guide
If you're trying to submit an assignment through Moodle (by clicking the "puzzle piece" icon), these directions apply.
Student Guide to Chalk & Wire
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. 


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College of Education, Health and Human Studies
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701