PLCSS Links and Resources


Maine 10 Teaching Standards:

            This is a direct link to the State of Maine Department of Education's page regarding the 10 teaching standards 

            These standards are complete and detailed.  A simplified condensed version is provided here.

        

PLCSS Overview:

A breif description of certificate types and processes


PLCSS Committee

Provides names and email links to building chairperson(s) at each school


Handbook for Teacher Recertification


Verification of PRP

Use this form if you already have an existing plan from your previous school district.  Fill out and include materials from your previous plan


TAP/PRP

The professional renewal form(select two standards each 5 years)


IPCAP

(Initial Professional Certification Action Plan)Provisional Conditional and Targeted needs(must show profieciency in all 10 standards


Self-Assessment Tool : A helpful tool to develop goals


Needs Assessment : A helpful tool to develop goals


Independent Project approval form

Projects can account for up to 45 contact hours


Pre-Approval Form

        Use to have workshops and courses count towards recertification hours.  


Workshop Report Form

Use to help in documenting your hours for a workshop or conference.


PLCSS Observation

For use by mentors


Mentor Time Log

        For use by mentors