Proposed Certification Rule Changes

Published: January 2nd, 2018

The Board recently initiated rulemaking procedures for the following changes to Teacher Certification rules:

  • Proposed rule R7-2-614(E) establishing a District or Charter Standard Teaching Certificate
  • Proposed rule R7-2-609.01 establishing a Middle Grades Teaching Certificate for grades 5-9
  • Proposed amendments to R7-2-611 and R7-2-611.01 regarding Career and Technical Education Certificates.
  • Proposed amendments to R7-2-611 regarding Special Education Teaching Certificates.

The proposed rules are posted on the State Board’s website at https://azsbe.az.gov/rules.

There is a public hearing in regard to these open rules on January 3rd, 2018.  Please see the posting on the State Board’s website at https://azsbe.az.gov/public-meetings.

Additionally, there is an upcoming Certification Advisory Committee meeting on January 5th, 2018.  Please see the posting on the State Board’s website at https://azsbe.az.gov/public-meetings.