Other Certificate Holders

Conditional Certificate: “Conditional certificate” means the three-year certificate issued to teachers, educational specialists, or administrators who have not met all of the requirements for a certificate or endorsement.

Provisional Certificate: “Provisional certificate” means the initial two-year certificate issued by the Department to teachers and educational specialists.

Targeted Need Certificate: “Targeted need certificate” means the one-year certificate issued to teachers and educational specialists who are employed in a shortage area and are not eligible for another certificate.

Transitional Endorsement: “Transitional Endorsement” means the one-year transitional endorsement issued to a certified teacher who does not meet all of the requirements for the endorsement.

Support Coach Handbook.pdf

The Support Coach handbook will walk you through all the steps needed to complete the certification process with your support coach. This resource has many valuable items such as a sample Teacher Action Plan, a sample report and a timeline of the necessary tasks.

Download a copy of digital forms here: