Tennessee - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Preparation Authority

Area: 
Educator Preparation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The Tennessee State Board of Education assesses and approves educator preparation programs.

Body: 

All educator preparation providers and the licensure programs they offer must be approved by the State Board of Education. Approval shall be awarded based on policies established by the State Board of Education.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/15/2016