- Teachers must hold a valid initial teaching certificate, OR if your initial certificate has expired
as of 9/1/2000 or later and you met requirements for renewal before expiration, you can apply late (with a $100 late fee). If you did not meet requirements before expiration,
or your initial expired before 9/1/00, see
to Residency Certificate
- Teachers may renew the initial
certificate (only once) after 9/1/00
- Must have completed all course work requirements for the continuing certificate
- Must have completed 15 quarter hours (10
semester hours) of study since the issuance of the MOST RECENT initial
If you are eligible for the initial teacher renewal or continuing teacher certificate, please contact Professional Certification for a paper application.
For details on the documents needed and process to obtain this certificate,
please see the application.