Mariana Islands - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Teacher Licensure Renewal

Teacher Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 

In order for a license to be renewed, teachers must prove completion of Praxis exams.


If an employee wishes to be considered for an additional contract period, then notice should be given to the Human Resources Officer six months in advance of the termination date in order to be considered for renewal.

All teacher and librarian applicants and current teachers and librarians, upon contract renewal, shall submit proof to PSS that he or she has received a passing grade on the PRAXIS core knowledge examinations. The PRAXIS requirement shall apply to all teacher and librarian applicants and all current teachers and librarians, except professionally licensed related services providers.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
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