ArkansasIDEAS Help Desk
Mon-Fri | 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Phone: (800) 488-6689
To get started, go to ideaslms.aetn.org. Click on the Create new account button.
Create a username and password. Please do not use your e-mail address as your username. Choose a professional username (first initial last name or last name first initial) as this username may appear on professional documents.
Fill in your information and type your organization.
*It is important to enter your name as it appears on your teaching license. If you do not have a teaching license enter your name as it appears on your application or registration with the Arkansas Department of Education.
Click the addition symbol to expand the list. Select the organization that you are associated with.
*If not associated with a cooperative, public school, district, or unemployed; select Other.
Click the Create my new account button. Once you click Create my new account, the system will auto generate an email that will be sent to the email address provided.
* If you click the Create my new account button and receive an error message stating the following, please contact our help desk at 1-800-488-6689 or email email@example.com
Multiple Records Returned
No Records Returned
No Date of Birth
Invalid License Status
AELS Case ID already in use
Please check your email account for the verification email. Follow the instructions provided in the verification email. If the email has not arrived, please check your spam/bulk email folder.
After you have verified your email, you will automatically be directed back to the main home page.
*You will have to wait 5 minutes after you have created your account to be able to see all of the courses.
From the main home page you will be able start taking courses by clicking on Find Learning and selecting Courses.
From this page, you will be able to search by Subject area, TESS Domain, Column title or by name of the course.
When you have found a course you would like to take, click on the name of the course and select the Enroll me button.
Explore the pertinent websites and read the support materials. Then begin the lessons watching the videos and completing the assessments.
*The system will not let you jump ahead; therefore you must complete each lesson in the correct numerical order.
If you are not able to complete the lesson and have to come back, you will be able to find the lesson you have started by clicking on Record of Learning button.
Select the title of the course.
After you have completed all of the lessons, assessments and the survey, you will be able to print your certificate for the completion of the course.
*Click the Certificate link.
You will then be able to click the button Get your certificate and a pop-up window will appear with the certificate.