NEW! Feedback wanted: NYACTE's Draft Policy Positions and Responses to Proposed Changes to Certification Regulations
Based on the questions and comments made at the November 8th forum on the proposed changes to NYSED certification regulations, the NYACTE Board has drafted this response to these proposals and is seeking feedback from stakeholders on its contents. Comments can be submitted on this form through Friday, March 8, 2024.
PAST: NYSATE-NYACTE FORUM on Proposed Changes to Certification Regulations
On Wednesday, November 8, 2023, Dr. Bill Murphy, NYSED’s Deputy Commissioner for Higher Education, and Mr. Alex Trikalinos, Assistant Commissioner for NYSED’s Office of Teacher and Leader Development, shared information with NYSATE and NYACTE members via Zoom on potential revisions to current teacher certification regulations. These include revisions to certification requirements for teaching assistants, classroom teachers, and school and district leaders, as well as changes to transitional certification titles.
This session was recorded and the recording can be accessed here.
A memo to the stakeholders describing these proposed changes can be accessed here.