Getting certified to teach can often be confusing to new teachers heading into the field, especially when they are taking a non-traditional route to certification. In the United States, each state has its own method for certification. Further, not all states accept the certification from other states so if you are moving states, you might have to sit another exam or even take additional college courses. Following are some resources to help you as you attempt to navigate the certification waters. Best of luck!
- How to Become a Teacher
- Example Certification Route: Florida
- Teacher Certification Profiles for All Fifty States
- Departments of Education in the United States