Alabama - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Authority

Area: 
Educator Licensure Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Alabama State Board of Education oversees the Alabama teacher certification process and dictates the requirements needed in order to become certified within the state.

Body: 

The Office shall be the sole office within the Alabama Department of Education to issue certificates and licenses and to implement Alabama laws and rules adopted by the Alabama State Board of Education relating to the certification of teachers and instructional support personnel for preschool through Grade 12 (P-12).

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Board of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/09/2016