Wisconsin - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Authority

Area: 
Educator Licensure Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction oversees the teacher certification process.

Body: 

The state superintendent shall: License all teachers for the public schools of the state; make rules establishing standards of attainment and procedures for the examination and licensing of teachers.

Adopting Authority: 
State Department of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/10/2016