Nevada - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Preparation Authority

Area: 
Educator Preparation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Nevada State Board of Education has the authority to approve teacher preparation courses and programs.

Body: 

The State Board, in consultation with educational institutions in this State which offer courses of study and training for the education of teachers, the board of trustees of each school district in this State and other educational personnel, shall review and evaluate a course of study and training offered by an educational institution which is designed to provide the education required for:
(a) The licensure of teachers or other educational personnel;
(b) The renewal of licenses of teachers or other educational personnel; or
(c) An endorsement in a field of specialization.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Board of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/14/2016