South Dakota - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Teacher Licensure Renewal

Area: 
Teacher Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

In order to renew a certificate, teachers must complete six credits of professional development.

Body: 

The department may renew a certificate for a five-year period upon receipt of:
(1) A completed renewal application;
(2) The appropriate fee as provided in ยง 24:15:03:05; and
(3) Official documentation verifying completion of six credits.

Adopting Authority: 
State Legislature
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/15/2016
For More Info: http://doe.sd.gov/oatq/teachercert.aspx#renewal