Alaska - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Preparation Authority

Area: 
Educator Preparation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Commissioner of Education or the Board of Education has the authority to accept a program.

Body: 

For purposes of issuing a certificate under this chapter, the commissioner will accept the educator preparation program completed by an applicant for a professional teacher certificate under 4 AAC 12.305(b), special education endorsement certificate under 4 AAC 12.330, school administrator or special education administrator certificate under 4 AAC 12.345, and a special education administrator certificate under 4 AAC 12.347, if the preparation program (1) is approved by the board under 4 AAC 12.308; or (2) for a program offered in another state.

Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/07/2016