Missouri - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Authority

Educator Licensure Authority
Policy Type: 

The Missouri State Board of Education adopt guidelines and requirements for teacher licensure.


The state board of education shall:

(8) Grant, without fee except as provided in section 168.021, certificates of qualification and licenses to teach in any of the public schools of the state, establish requirements therefor, formulate regulations governing the issuance thereof, and cause the certificates to be revoked for the reasons and in the manner provided in section 168.071

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