School District

We’ve gathered resources to help school districts understand certification requirements for CT teachers.

Educator certification verification information is available to the public. Confirm staff credentials using our online tool.

Educator Certification District Lookup 
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All educators must hold a certificate for the position in which they are serving. Make sure your school is in compliance.
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Substitute Teaching

School districts can authorize daily classroom substitutes or long-term substitutes depending on the applicant’s background.
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Applicants missing certification requirements can serve during a shortage using a durational shortage area permit.
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Emergency Coaching Permit

Learn about temporary one-year permits for coaching shortages.
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Charter School Education Permit

A CSEP authorizes service in approved public charter schools.
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Human Resources Presentations and Materials

Learn about the presentations and other materials available to HR staff
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Forms for District Use

Frequently used forms are accessible on this page.
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