Rhode Island - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Preparation Authority

Area: 
Educator Preparation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The advisory board on teacher and administrative certification recommends standards for teacher preparation programs which are ultimately approved by the Board of Regents for Elementary and Secondary Education.

Body: 

The advisory board shall:
(4) Recommend to the commissioners of elementary and secondary education and to the board of regents for elementary and secondary education standards for teacher and administrator preparation programs in this state and standards for the evaluation of teacher and administrator preparation programs in this state.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/22/2016