DC - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Preparation Authority

Area: 
Educator Preparation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) approves preparation programs.

Body: 

The State Superintendent of Education shall develop policies or directives setting forth objective and verifiable standards for the approval, renewal, and revocation of approval by the OSSE of teacher preparation and practicing teacher programs in the District of Columbia that qualify candidates to earn a Regular Teaching Credential.

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