Louisiana - Educator Professional Growth and Development: Administrator Licensure Renewal

Area: 
Administrator Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

Administrators must meet the standards of effectiveness for at least 3 years during a 5 year period.

Body: 

B. Renewal Requirements. An EDL 2 is valid for five years initially and may be extended thereafter for a period of five years at the request of an LEA. For renewal of EDL 2 certificate, candidates must successfully meet the standards of effectiveness for at least three years during the five-year initial or renewal period pursuant to Bulletin 130 and R.S. 17:3902.
1. Individuals who hold an educational leader add-on endorsement issued prior to July 1, 2012 and are employed in a leadership capacity will be required to meet the standards of effectiveness pursuant to Bulletin 130 and R.S. 17:3902 for three years out of the five-year renewal period in order to renew their endorsement.
2. LEAs may request a one-time five-year renewal of the certificate, if the educational leader was unable to successfully meet the standards of effectiveness any year prior to the 2015-2016 school year due to administrative error in the local implementation of the evaluation system.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/24/2016