Wyoming - Educator Preparation and Licensure: Educator Licensure Policy

Area: 
Educator Licensure Policy
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

In order to become a certified teacher in Wyoming, an applicant must have a bachelor's degree, pass examinations required for the specific endorsement area, and complete an approved preparation program.

Body: 

Section 1. General Provisions.
(a) Applicants for an Educator License shall hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (W.S. 21-2 802).
(b) Educator Licenses, Permits, and Exception Authorizations shall indicate the grade/developmental level(s) and endorsement area(s) appropriate to the applicant’s preparation, training, and experience.

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