West Virginia - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Authority

Area: 
Educator Licensure Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

The West Virginia State's Board of Education oversees teacher certification for the state.

Body: 

After consultation with the Secretary of Education and the Arts and the Chancellor for Higher Education, the state board shall adopt standards for the education of professional educators in the state and for awarding certificates valid in the public schools of this state.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Board of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
03/10/2016