Important Information

NEW and UPCOMING changes in Certification


  • New applications for the Interim School Psychologist Certificate will no longer be accepted after: 12/31/13

  • New applications for the Speech-Language Technician Certificate will no longer be accepted after: 06/30/2014

  • Early Childhood Endorsement Update October 1, 2013  

  • Rule Change for CTE Certificates Effective October 1, 2013

Effective October 1, 2013, individuals may use up to 18 semester hours of CTE professional development towards the education coursework requirements of a Standard CTE certificate. The professional development MUST be approved through the CTE Division and MUST be documented on the CTE approved certificate of training form in order for it to be used in lieu of college/university education coursework. State Board approved SEI training can also be used as professional development hours.

  • Specialized Secondary – Science, Technology, Engineering and
    Math (STEM) Certificate, grades 7-12

Effective October 1, 2013, individuals who teach a STEM area at the post-secondary level or have work experience in a STEM area may be able to obtain the Specialized Secondary STEM certificate. Please review the requirements on the link behind the title to see if you qualify for this new certificate.