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Mandate 957

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Teacher licensure; regulations governing licensure
Purpose of legislation
Teacher licensure; one-year license; instructors at regionally accredited institutions of higher education. Declares eligible for a renewable one-year license to teach in public high schools in the Commonwealth any individual who has (i) received a graduate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education; (ii) completed at least 30 credit hours of teaching experience as an instructor at a regionally accredited institution of higher education; (iii) received qualifying scores on the professional teacher's assessments prescribed by the Board, including the communication and literacy assessment and the content-area assessment for the endorsement sought; and (iv) completed certain other licensure requirements.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 711 (2018)
VAC chapters to be amended
8 vac 20 - 23 : Licensure Regulations for School Personnel
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5258: Revisions to the Licensure Regulations for School Personnel to Comport with 2018 legislation
Latest Stage: NOIRA
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