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Residency Teacher

This application is for those educators who have completed a teacher preparation program through an accredited institution or have held a full teaching credential in another state.

 

Requirements

  • Completion of a bachelor's degree or higher. Must submit official transcripts showing degree
  • Completion of any state's approved teacher preparation program through an accredited institution, or an approved alternate route program, or three years of full-time, out of state teaching experience. The preparation program must include a defined course of study and a supervised student teaching/internship. Complete the form which applies and submit at the time of application Form 4020E, 4020E-1, 4020F-1
  • Must pass a basic skills test (WEST-B or approved alternative) and a content area test for each endorsement sought (WEST-E or approved alternative). Teacher Testing Assessments
  • Submission of fingerprints for a background check is required, if a valid certificate is not already on record

NOTE: Foreign Trained/Out of Country for additional requirement information.

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If you have all necessary documentation to apply for this certificate, login to: E-Certification

*IMPORTANT: Please note that application fees are NOT refundable. Ensure that you select and submit the correct application. If you have questions regarding your application, please contact our office.

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