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Web Links to State Teacher Licensing Standards

This resource provides web links to each of the 50 states' teacher licensing standards and is intended to assist states and others who are interested in exploring the range of teaching standards across the country.  If your state's link is outdated or missing, please let us know so we can update this chart.

State

Link to Teacher Standards

Alabama

http://www.alsde.edu/html/sections/documents.asp?section=66&sort=8&footer=sections

Alaska

http://www.eed.state.ak.us/teachercertification/4aac04-200.html

Arizona

http://www.ade.az.gov/certification/downloads/Teacherstandards.pdf

Arkansas

http://arkansased.org/teachers/pdf/standards_teachers_100208.pdf. They can be found at ArkansasEd.org >> Teachers >> Licensure >> Arkansas Standards for Beginning Teachers

California

http://www.ctc.cagov/educator-prep/standards/CSTP-2009.pdf

Colorado

http://www.cde.state.co.us/cdeprof/download/pdf/li_perfbasedstandards.pdf

Connecticut

http://www.sde.ct.gov/sde/lib/sde/PDF/Curriculum/Curriculum_Root_Web_Folder/cct_cvr.pdf

Delaware

 http://regulations.delaware.gov/AdminCode/title14/1500/1597.shtml#TopOfPage

Florida

http://www.fldoe.org/asp/ftce/ftcecomp.asp

Georgia

http://www.gapsc.com/EducatorPreparation/Standards2000/GEORGIA_Standards.pdf

Hawaii

http://kkc.k12.hi.us/assessment/htsb.htm

Idaho

http://education.boisestate.edu/mentorteacher/Idaho_core_teacher_standards.htm

Illinois

http://www.isbe.state.il.us/profprep/pcstandardrules.htm

Indiana

http://www.doe.state.in.us/dps/standards/welcome.html

Iowa

http://www.iowa.gov/boee/stndrds.html

Kansas

http://www.ksde.org/Default.aspx?tabid=1648

Kentucky

http://www.kyepsb.net/documents/EduPrep/Kentuckyteacherstandards.doc

Louisiana

http://www.louisianaschools.net/lde/uploads/5564.pdf

Maine

http://www.maine.gov/education/aarbec/

Maryland

http://marylandpublicschools.org/NR/rdonlyres/2C7FFCC4-3F21-4B62-9406-311B06CDF2DB/1500/EDOT1994.pdf

Massachusetts

http://www.doe.mass.edu/lawsregs/603cmr7.html

Michigan

http://www.michigan.gov/documents/mde/SBE_approved_PSMT_May_13_2008+coverpg_258601_7.doc

Minnesota

https://www.revisor.leg.state.mn.us/rules/?id=8710

Mississippi

 

Missouri

http://www.dese.mo.gov/schoollaw/rulesregs/documents/MoSTEP_10-06.pdf

Montana

 

Nebraska

http://www.education.ne.gov/StateBoard/support%20materials/2011/March/SB_03_11_dr_Educator_Effectiveness.pdf

Nevada

 

New Hampshire

 

New Jersey

http://www.nj.gov/education/profdev/profstand/

New Mexico

http://teachnm.org/experienced-teachers/nm-teacher-competencies.html

New York

http://www.highered.nysed.gov/tcert/resteachers/teachingstandards1.html

North Carolina

http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/effectiveness-model/ncees/standards/prof-teach-standards.pdf

North Dakota

http://www.nd.gov/espb/progapproval/adopt.html

Ohio

http://esb.ode.state.oh.us/PDF/Standards_OhioEducators.pdf

Oklahoma

http://www.sde.state.ok.us/Teacher/ProfStand/pdf/StandPerfConduct.pdf

Oregon

http://otec.uoregon.edu/tspc.htm

Pennsylvania

 

Rhode Island

http://www.rwu.edu/depository/sed/ripts.pdf

South Carolina

http://www.scteachers.org/Adept/evalpdf/ADEPTStandards.pdf

South Dakota

http://legis.state.sd.us/rules/DisplayRule.aspx?Rule=24:53 

Tennessee

http://tennessee.gov/education/lic/doc/accttchlicstds.pdf

Texas

http://www.sbec.state.tx.us/SBECOnline/standtest/edstancertfieldlevl.asp

Utah

http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/CERT/profDevel/StandardContinuum.pdf

Vermont

http://education.vermont.gov/new/pdfdoc/pgm_prostandards/vsbpe/five_standards_03.pdf

Virginia

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/teaching/regulations/prof_practice_standards.pdf

Washington

http://www.k12.wa.us/certification/teacher/ProCert-Standards.aspx

West Virginia

https://sites.google.com/a/wvde.k12.wv.us/wv-task-force-on-professional-teaching-standards/

Wisconsin

http://dpi.wi.gov/tepdl/stand10.html

Wyoming