Archive — Month: August 2017


Published: August 28th, 2017

Certification Updates – August 2017

Certification Rule Changes – Effective August 9, 2017 A number of significant Certification rule changes are now in effect due to the passage of Senate Bill (SB) 1042, SB 1057, and amendments to Board of Education Certification rules.  This document provides a summary of the changes to Certification rules and requirements that are in effect [Read more…]

Published: August 11th, 2017

Renewal Requirements, Certification Updates 2017

Certification Renewal– Effective August 9, 2017 Legislation under Senate Bill (SB) 1057 and amendments to Board of Education rules provide new options for educators to qualify for renewal of a Standard certificate. The following changes to certification renewal requirements are in effect as of August 9, 2017: Educators who hold a renewable certificate which has [Read more…]

Published: August 8th, 2017

Subject Matter Expert Certificate, Certification Updates 2017

New Subject Matter Expert Standard Teaching Certificate – Effective August 9, 2017 Legislation under Senate Bill 1042 creates a new Subject Matter Expert Standard Teaching certificate for grades 6-12. Effective August 9, 2017 applicants may qualify for the Subject Matter Expert Standard Teaching Certificate if they have a valid Arizona Department of Public Safety IVP [Read more…]

Published: August 8th, 2017

Exam Waivers, Certification Updates 2017

Certification Exam Changes Effective August 9, 2017 This memo is to inform you of upcoming changes to Educator Certification exam requirements due to the passage of Senate Bill (SB) 1042. Effective August 9, 2017, there will be several new options for applicants to waive the required educator exams. The new options to waive Certification exams [Read more…]