Bureau of CertificationGuidance for Applicants: The Bureau of Educator Standards and Certification Public Phone Lines have been reopened, with limited hours, Mondays and Thursdays from 12-2pm. During the peak months of May through September, initial review of an application may take 8-12 weeks. Please wait at least 12 weeks from your application date to inquire about the status. After that time, you may email inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, please note there is a current delay in the printing and mailing of issued certificates. However, you can log into your CECS account and print a copy of your certificate while waiting for the official one to arrive in the mail. We appreciate your patience and professionalism as the Bureau works diligently to meet the needs of Connecticut educators.
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