New Jersey - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Teacher Licensure Renewal

Area: 
Teacher Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

Professional development is not required for teachers.

Body: 

Certificates of eligibility and certificates of eligibility with advanced standing are permanent certifications that do not require renewal. Nonetheless, teachers are still required to complete 20 hours of professional development annually.

Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/17/2016