Certification News and Alerts

In-state Connecticut educators: 2018 legislation affecting educator certification (Updated January 2019)

Out-of-state educator applicants: 2018 legislation affecting educator certification (Updated January 2019)

District alert: New legislation (Updated January 2019)

Customer Service Window for Educator Certification Closing (Updated February 2018)

Important Statutory Change: Master’s Degree Requirement (Updated November 2017)

Reminder: Advanced Coursework Requirements for Intermediate Administration or Supervision (#092) (February 2017)

New Grade Levels for Elementary Education Endorsement (Updated February 2017)

Connecticut Welcomes Educators Displaced by the 2017 Hurricanes [English] [Spanish]

Important Change: Core Academic Skills Test (Updated January 2017)

Office Relocation (December 2016)

New Test Requirements:


Subject Area Assessment Excellence Scores for Praxis II/ACTFL Adopted June 2010 (Updated September 2016)

Basic Skills Test Waiver Criteria (Updated January 2015)

New Reading Survey Requirement for Grade K–3 Teachers (Updated June 2014)

New Testing Requirement for Special Education and Reading Endorsements (June 2013)


Note: the documents below are provided for background only. These publications are not up to date.