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|CT||Signed into law||P-12|
|Alternative Preparation Route - School Administrators|
Permit any person who has provided service to a local or regional board of education in a supervisory or managerial role for at least forty school months and held a professional educator certificate for at least ten school months during such forty school month...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2011||P-12||Overhaul of Teacher and Administrator Licensure|
Effective June 30, 2012, repeals 105 ILCS 5/21-1a on teacher certification exams. Effective June 30, 2013, repeals statutory provisions on (1) teacher certification, qualifications and issuance of certificates; (2) subject endorsement on teacher certificates; ...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Alternate Certification Programs for School Administrators|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 1
Directs the state department of education to review and approve proposals for alternate route to certification programs for school administrators; details what a proposal must provide in order to be approved; requires the department of education to, upon recei...
|AZ||Adopted 05/2010||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Certification|
R7-2, -604.03, -604.04, -614
Creates non-traditional pathways for teacher and administrator certification. Provides for greater flexibility on how institutions or organizations can train teacher or administrator candidates. Establishes a new process for institutions or organizations seeki...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Alternative Certification for Principals and Vice-Principals|
Requires the department of education to determine alternative routes to certification for school principals and vice-principals; provides that for these purposes, "alternative routes to certification" has the same meaning as set forth in the U.S. Department o...