Documents Required for International Credentials

Select a country to see the documents that are required for certification. This applies if you completed any of your studies or training in another country,

You must also submit the required documents in addition to the country-specific documents listed below.

Secondary school: Australian Senior Secondary Education Graduation Certificate

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

Australian Capital Territory (ACT)

The ACT Department of Education and Training is an employer, not a licensing body. Request your Statement of Standing from the state where you completed your teacher education program.


Queensland

Queensland College of Teachers
PO Box 389
Toowong Queensland 4066
Australia

enquiries@qct.edu.au
www.qct.edu.au
Tel: 61.7.3377.4777
Fax: 61.7.3870.5006


Victoria

Victorian Institute of Teaching
PO Box 531
Collins Street West
Victoria 8007
Australia

vit@vit.vic.edu.au
www.vit.vic.edu.au
Phone: 03.8601.5800
Fax: 03.8601.5801

The Victorian Institute of Teaching will only provide a Statement of Professional Standing if you are currently registered. If you are not currently registered, send:

  • A notarized copy of the teaching licence issued to you from the Victorian Institute of Teaching
  • A letter of standing from your last employer in Victoria stating whether or not there were any concerns about your conduct or competence
  • If you only have practise teaching experience, a letter from your university that states your practise teaching was satisfactory – the letter must be sent directly to the Ministry of Education and must be signed, dated and written on letterhead

New South Wales

Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW (BOSTES)
GPO Box 5300
Sydney NSW 2001
Australia

www.bostes.nsw.edu.au
Phone: 61.2.9367.8111
Fax: 61.2.9367.8484

If you started teaching before 2004, you may never have registered. You still need to contact BOSTES to request your Statement of Standing.


South Australia

Teachers Registration Board of South Australia
PO Box 3649
Rundle Mall
South Australia 5000
Australia

info@trb.sa.edu.au
www.trb.sa.edu.au
Phone: 61.8.8226.2666
Fax: 61.8.8226.2667


Western Australia

Teacher Registration Board of Western Australia
PO Box 691
Belmont WA 6984
Australia

www.trb.wa.gov.au
Phone: 08.9230.0600
Fax: 08.9479.4004


Northern Territory

Teacher Registration Board of the Northern Territory
PO Box 1675
Darwin NT 0801
Australia

trb@nt.gov.au
www.trb.nt.gov.au
Phone: 61.8.8999.4197
Fax: 61.8.8999.4195


Tasmania

Teacher Registration Board of Tasmania
PO Box 539
Hobart TAS 7001
Australia

trb.admin@trb.tas.gov.au
www.trb.tas.gov.au
Phone: 03.6233.5992
Fax: 03.6233.2549

 

Secondary school: Diploma za Zavurcheno Sredno Obrazovanie

Teaching certificate: Bulgaria does not issue teaching certificates – provide a notarized copy of your teacher education diploma

Statement of Professional Standing:

The Ministry of Education and Science in Bulgaria

Ministerstvo ma obrazovanieto I naukata
2A Kniaz Dondukov Blvd.
1000 Sofia
Bulgaria

www.minedu.government.bg
Phone: 359.2.9217543
Fax: 359.2.9871289

 

 

Secondary school: Senior High School Graduation Diploma

Teaching certificate:

If you completed your teacher education program after 1996

Provide a notarized copy of your Certificate of Teacher’s Qualification from the National Education Commission of the PRC.


If you completed your teacher education program before 1996 and you have no certificate

Provide a notarized copy of your original teacher education diploma.

Statement of Professional Standing: Provide a statement of standing from the state where you completed your initial teacher education program

 

Secondary school: O and A level certificates

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

Teacher Regulation Agency

Piccadilly Gate
Store Street
Manchester
M1 2WD
United Kingdom

www.gov.uk/dfe
Phone: 0207.593.5392


SET

The Society for Education and Training (SET)
157-197 Buckingham Palace Rd
London 
England 
SW1W 9SP
UK

membership.enquiries@etfoundation.co.uk
set.et-foundation.co.uk
Phone: 0800.093.9111

Note: If you’re registered with the Society for Education and Training, your application will be accepted only if you teach an academic subject to school-age students (e.g. A-level mathematics). Applications for continuing education teachers or adult educators are not accepted.

 

 

Secondary school: Diplôme du Baccalauréat de l'Enseignement du Second Degré Diplôme du Bachelier de l'Enseignement du Second Degré

Teaching certificate: Provide a notarized copy of your Titularisation

  • Elementary school teachers: Submit a notarized copy of the CAP (Certificat d’Aptitude Pédagogique) or DPPE (Diplôme Professionnel de Professeurs des Écoles)
  • Secondary school teachers: Submit a notarized copy of the CAPES (Certificat d’Aptitude au Professorat de l’Enseignement Sécondaire), Professeur Certifié, or Professeur Agregé

Official transcripts (relevés de notes) must be mailed directly to us from every post-secondary institute you have attended. 

  • This includes studies for your DEUG, Licence, Maîtrise, les Classes Préparatoires aux Grandes Ecoles (CPGE), le Brevet de Technicien Supérieur (BTS), and/or le Diplôme Universitaire de Technologie(DUT). 
  • It also includes studies for your teacher training from les Universités, les Écoles Normales, les Centres Pédagogiques Régionaux, les Centres de Formation Pédagogiques (CFP), or les Instituts Universitaires de Formation des Maîtres (IUFM). 
  • We also require the relevé de notes for your concours.

Statement of Standing:

Aix-en-Provence

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
Place Lucien Paye
13621 Aix-en-Provence Cedex
France


Aix-marseille

Division de la Chancellerie et des Affaires Générales
Académie Aix-Marseille (Rectorat)
Place Lucien Paye
13621 Aix-en-Provence Cedex
France


Amiens

Rectorat-Services de la Scolarité
3 boulevard Maignan-Larivière
B.P. 381
80026 Amiense Cedex
France


Antilles-Guyane

Villa de Jaham
Route de Didier
B.P. 681
97208 Fort-de-France
Martinique
France


Becancon

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
3 rue Ronchaux
25000 Besancon
France


Bordeaux

Centre d’information et d’orientation
30 rue Castéja
33081 Bordeaux
France


Caen

Rectorat-Services de la Scolarité
Esplanade de la Paix
14034 Caen
France


Clermont-Ferran

Académie Clermont-Ferrand (Rectorat)
3 avenue Vercingétorix
63033 Clermont-Ferrand Cedex 1
France


Corse

Immeuble Le Rallye
Avenue Docteur Noel-Franchini
B.P. 501
20000 Ajaccio
France


Creteil

Rectorat
Rue St Simon
B.P. 44
94001 Creteil Cedex
France


Dijon

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
5 rue Claude-Bernard
21000 Dijon Cedex
France


Grenoble

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
11 avenue General Champon
38000 Grenoble
France


Lille

Rectorat
20 rue Saint Jacques
59033 Lille Cedex
France


Limoges

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
Avenue Alexis Carrel
87036 Limoges Cedex
France


Lyon

30 rue Cavenne
7eme
69365 Lyon Cedex 2
France


Montpellier

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
31 rue de l’Université
34064 Montpellier
France


Nancy-Metz

2 rue Philippe-de-Gueldres
54035 Nancy Cedex
France


Nantes

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
B.P. 972
44076 Nantes Cedex
France


Nice

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
117 rue de France
06000 Nice
France


Orleans-Tours

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
21 rue Saint Etienne
45043 Orleans Cedex
France


Paris

Rectorat
47 rue des Ecoles
75005 Paris
France


Poitiers

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
6 rue Ste. Catherine
86000 Poitiers
France


Reims

Service Academique d’information et d’orientation
1 rue Navier
51084 Reims Cedex
France


Rennes

Cité Administrative Universitaire
96 rue d’Antrain
35040 Rennes Cedex
France


Rouen

25 rue de Fontanelle
76037 Rouen Cedex
France


Strasbourg

Académie de Strasbourg
6 rue de la Toussaint
67081 Strasbourg Cedex
France


Toulouse

Hôtel de l’Academie
20 rue Saint Jacques
31073 Toulouse Cedex
France

 

 

Secondary school: Sekundarstufe II (Upper Secondary School Diploma) normally completed at the Gymnasium (Academic School), which requires taking an Abitur (State Examination) before entering a university

Teaching certificate: Provide verified copies of the Erste Staatsprufung (First State Examination for Education) and the Zweite Staatsprufung (Second State Examination for Education)

Statement of Professional Standing:

Baden-Württemberg

Ministerium für Kultus Jugend und Sport
Postfach 10 34 42
70029 Stuttgart
Germany


Bayern

Bayerisches Staatsministerium fur Unterricht und Kultus
Hauptgebaude
Salvatorstraße 2
80333 Munchen
Germany


Berlin

Senatsverwaltung fur Bildung, Jugend und Sport
Beuthstrasse 6-8
10117 Berlin-Mitte
Germany


Brandenburg

Ministerium für Bildung, Jugend und Sport
Heinrich-Mann-Allee 107
14437 Potsdam
(Haus 1/1a)
Germany


Freie Hansestadt Bremen

Senator fur Bildung und Wissenschaft
Rembertiring 8-12
28195 Bremen
Germany


Freistat Sachsen

Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Kultus
Carolaplatz 1
DE 01097 Dresden
Germany


Freistaat Thüringen

Thüringer Kultusministerium
Postfach 900463
99107 Erfurt
Germany


Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg

Behörde für Bildung und Sport
Hamburger Straße 31
22083 Hamburg


Hessen

Hessisches Kultusministerium
Luisenplatz 10
65185 Wiesbaden
Germany


Holstein

Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur
Brunswiker Straße 16-22
24105 Kiel
Germany


Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur des Landes Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Werderstrasse 124
19055 Schwerin
Germany


Niedersachsen

Niedersächsisches Kultusministerium
Schiffgraben 12
30159 Hannover
Germany


Nordrhein-Westfalen

Ministerium für Schule, Jugend und Kinder des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Völklinger Straße 49
40221 Düsseldorf
Germany


Saarland

Ministerium für Bildung, Kultur und Wissenschaft des Saarlandes
Hohenzollernstraße 60
66117 Saarbrücken
Germany


Sachsen-Anhalt

Kultusministerium des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt
Turmschanzenstraße 32
39114 Magdeburg
Germany


Rheinland-Pfalz

Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Weiterbildung, Forschung und Kultur
Mittlere Bleiche 61
55116 Mainz
Germany

 

 

Secondary school: 10th and 11th year or 10th and 12th year high school diplomas

Teaching certificate: India does not issue teaching certificates – provide a notarized copy of your teacher education degree diploma

Statements of Professional Standing are not issued in India. Instead, please ask the principal of the last school where you taught to send us a letter stating you were in good standing throughout your employment there. If you only have practise teaching experience, you need to ask the university to send us a letter stating that your practise teaching was satisfactory.

 

Secondary school: Diplom

Teaching certificate: Iran does not issue teaching certificates – provide a notarized copy of your teacher education diploma

Statement of Professional Standing:

Ministry of Education

No. 62 Eastern Sarv Ave.
Saadat Abad Blvd.
P.O. Box 19395/6137
Tehran 19817
Iran

Phone: 9821.2092797
Fax: 9821.2092807

 

 

Secondary school: Leaving Certificate

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

The Teaching Council

Block A
Maynooth Business Campus
Maynooth
Co. Kildare
Ireland

info@teachingcouncil.ie
www.teachingcouncil.ie
Phone: 353.1.6517900
Fax: 353.1.6517901

 

 

Secondary school: Kotogakko Sotsugyo Shosho (Upper Secondary School Certificate of Graduation)

Teaching certificate: Provide a notarized copy of your Regular Certificate (awarded for life and valid in all Prefectures in Japan) or Temporary Certificate (honored for 3 years in the Prefecture where it was issued)

Statement of Professional Standing:

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

3-2-2 Kasumigaseki
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0013
Japan

www.mext.go.jp

 

 

Secondary school: Certificado de Educación Secundaria, Bachillerato, etc.

Teaching certificate: Mexico does not issue teaching certificates – provide a notarized copy of your teacher education diploma (Licenciado, Titulo professional)

Statement of Professional Standing:

Secretaria de Educación Pública

Avenida Insurgentes Sur No. 2387
Col San Angel 80000
Mexico


Secretaria de Educación Pública

Argentina 28
2o piso Of. 3011
Col. Centro, Del. Cuauhtémoc
06029 México D.F., Mexico

 

Secondary school:

  • Before 1986: University Entrance Examination Certificate or University Entrance Accreditation Certificate
  • After 1986: National Certificate of Educational Achievement or Higher School Certificate

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

Education Council of Aotearoa New Zealand

PO Box 5326
Wellington 6145
New Zealand

enquiries@educationcouncil.org.nz
www.educationcouncil.org.nz
Phone: 64.4.471.0852
Fax: 64.4.471.0870

 

Secondary school: O and A level certificates

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

General Teaching Council for Northern Ireland

4th Floor, Albany House
73-75 Great Victoria Street
Belfast
BT2 7AF
Northern Ireland

info@gtcni.org.uk
www.gtcni.org.uk
Phone: 028.9033.3390
Fax: 028.9034.8787

 

Secondary school: Secondary Education Curriculum Certificate, High School Diploma, Certificate of Graduation, etc.

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

The Professional Regulation Commission

PO Box 2038
Manila
Philippines

www.prc.gov.ph

 

 

Secondary school: Diploma de Bacalaureat

Teaching certificate: Romania does not issue teaching certificates – provide a notarized copy of your teacher education diploma

Statement of Professional Standing:

The Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sport

From your Inspectorat or General School Inspector of the Bucharest Municipality School Board

 

 

Secondary school: You do not need to submit this item because high school diplomas are submitted to the university and not returned to students

Teaching certificate: Russia does not issue teaching certificates – provide a notarized copy of your teacher education diploma

Statements of Professional Standing are not issued in Russia. Instead, please ask the principal of the last school where you taught to send us a letter stating you were in good standing throughout your employment there. If you only have practise teaching experience, you need to ask the university to send us a letter stating that your practise teaching was satisfactory.

Secondary school: Highers certificates

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Clerwood House
96 Clermiston Road
Edinburgh
EH12 6UT
Scotland

gtcs@gtcs.org.uk
www.gtcs.org.uk
Phone: 0131.314.6000

 

Secondary school: Senior Certificate from the Joint Matriculation Board of South Africa

Teaching certificate: Provide a notarized copy of your teacher education diploma

Statement of Professional Standing:

The South African Council for Educators (SACE)

261 West Street
Private Bag X 127
Centurion 0046
South Africa

info@sace.org.za
www.sace.org.za
Phone: 086.1007.223
Fax: 012.663.9238

 

Secondary school: Matura, Special Baccalaureate,Certificate of Specialized Middle School

Teaching certificate: Provide a notarized copy of your teacher education diploma

Statement of Professional Standing:

Staatssekretariat für Bildung und Forschung

Hallwylstrasse 4
3003 Berne
Switzerland

Alternatively, you may obtain a Statement of Professional Standing from the authority in the canton where you last taught.

Secondary school: You do not need to provide this document if you graduated high school in the United States

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

Alabama

Include your Alabama teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the Alabama Department of Education on your behalf.


Alaska

Professional Teaching Practices Commission
Department of Education and Early Development
801 W 10th Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 110500
Juneau, Alaska 99811-0500

www.eed.state.ak.us
Phone: 684.633.5234
Fax: 684.633.4240


Arizona

Teacher Certification Unit
Arizona Department of Education
Attn: Verification
P.O. Box 6490
Phoenix, Arizona 85005

www.ade.az.gov
Phone: 602.364.2300
Fax: 602.542.1141


Arkansas

Office of Professional Licensure
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall
Room 107-B
Little Rock, AR 72201

www.arkansased.org
Phone: 501.682.4342
Fax: 501.682.4898


California

Include your California teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing on your behalf.


Colorado

Colorado Department of Education
State Office Building
201 East Colfax Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80203-1799

www.cde.state.co.us
Phone: 303.866.6628
Fax: 303.830.0793


Connecticut

Bureau of Educator Preparation, Certification, Support and Assessment
Connecticut State Department of Education
P. O. Box 150471 - Room 243
Hartford, Connecticut 06115-0471

teacher.cert@ct.gov
www.state.ct.us
Phone: 860.713.6969
Fax: 860.713.7017


Florida

Florida Department of Education
Attn: Verification and Certification
Suite 201, Turlington Building
325 West Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400

www.fldoe.org
Phone: 800.445.6739
Fax: 850.245.0602

Ask the Florida Department of Education to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Do not send information from their website. Include your full name, Social Security number and Florida Department of Education number (if known) in your request.


Georgia

Georgia

Professional Standards Commission
Attn: Maggie Cole
Two Peachtree Street
Suite 6000
Atlanta, Georgia 30303

www.gapsc.com
Phone: 404.232.2500
Fax: 404.232.2560

Ask the Georgia Professional Standards Commission to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Do not send information from their website. Include your full name and Social Security number in your request.


Hawaii

Hawaii Teacher Standards Board
650 Iwilei Rd, #201
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817

www.htsb.org
Phone: 808.586.2600
Fax: 808.586.2606


Idaho

Idaho Department of Education
Attn: Teacher Certification
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0027

www.sde.idaho.gov
Phone: 208.332.6881
Fax: 208.334.2228

Ask the Idaho Department of Education to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Do not send information from their website. Include your full name, Social Security number and Idaho Department of Education number (if known) in your request.


Illinois

Include your Illinois Identification Number (IEIN) and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the ISBE Educator Certification System.


Indiana

Indiana Department of Education
Office of Educator Licensing and Development
115 W. Washington Street
South Tower, Suite 600
Indianapolis, IN 46204

www.doe.state.in.us
Phone: 317.232.9010
Fax: 317.232.9023


Iowa

Iowa State Board of Educational Examiners
Attn: Dave Morgan
400 East 14th Street
Grimes State Office Building
Des Moines, Iowa 50319-0146

www.boee.iowa.gov
Phone: 515.281.6896
Fax: 515.281.7669

Ask the Iowa State Board of Educational Examiners to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Do not send information from their website. Include your full name and Social Security number in your request.


Kansas

Include your Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Kansas Department of Education.


Kentucky

The Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board.


 Louisiana

Include your teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Louisiana Department of Education.


Maine

Department of Education
Attn: Certification
Certification Office
23 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0023

www.state.me.us
Phone: 207.624.6600
Fax: 207.624.6700

Ask the Iowa Department of Education to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Include your full name, date of birth and Maine Department of Education number in your request.


Maryland

Maryland State Department of Education
Attn: Certification Branch
200 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201

www.certification.msde.state.md.us
Phone: 410.767.0412
Fax: 410.333.8963


Massachusetts

Include your Massachusetts teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the Massachusetts Department of Education on your behalf.


Michigan

Include your Michigan teaching licence number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Michigan Department of Education.


Minnesota

Minnesota

Minnesota Department of Education
Attn: Educator Licensing
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN 55113-4266

www.education.state.mn.us
Phone: 651.582.8691
Fax: 651.582.8809

Ask the Minnesota Department of Education to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Do not send information from their website. Include your full name and Social Security number in your request.


Mississippi

Office of Educator Licensure
Mississippi Department of Education
P.O. Box 771
Jackson, MS 39205-0771

www.mde.k12.ms.us
Phone: 601.359.3483
Fax: 601.359.2778


Missouri

Educator Certification
PO Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102

www.dese.mo.gov
Phone: 573.751.0051 or 573.751.3847
Fax: 573.522.8314


Montana

Include your Montana teaching licence number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Montana Office of Public Instruction.


Nebraska

Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 94987
Lincoln, NE 68509-4987

www.nde.state.ne.us
Phone: 402.471.0739
Fax: 402.471.9735


Nevada

Include your Nevada teaching licence number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Nevada Department of Education.


 New Hampshire

Include your New Hampshire teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the New Hampshire Bureau of Credentialing on your behalf.


New Jersey

Include your New Jersey teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the New Jersey Department of Education on your behalf.


New Mexico

Include your New Mexico teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – theMinistry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the New Mexico Public Education Department on your behalf.


  New York

New York City:
International Recruitment Office
The New York City Department of Education
65 Court Street, Room 306
Brooklyn, NY 11201
www.teachnyc.net
Phone: 718.935.4000

New York State: Include your Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the New York State Education Department.

If you immediately registered with the Ontario College of Teachers after your teacher education program and did not register for certification in New York, include a brief note with your application to let the Ministry of Education know.


North Carolina

NC Department of Public Instruction
Licensure Section
6365 Mail Service Center
Raleigh NC 27699-6365

www.ncpublicschools.org
Phone: 919.807.3310
Fax: 919.807.3350


North Dakota

Education Standards and Practices Board
2718 Gateway Ave, Suite 303
Bismarck, ND 58503-0585

espbinfo@nd.gov
www.dpi.state.nd.us
Phone: 701.328.9641
Fax: 701.328.9647


Ohio

The Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Ohio Department of Education.


Oklahoma

Professional Standards Teacher Certification
2500 N Lincoln Blvd Rm 212
Oklaoma City, OK 73105-3301

www.sde.state.us
Phone: 405.521.3337

Ask Oklahoma Professional Standards Teacher Certification to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Include your full name, Social Security number and Virginia Department of Education number in your request.


Oregon

Teacher Standards and Practices Commission
465 Commercial St. NE
Salem, OR 97301

www.tspc.state.or.us
Phone: 503.378.3586
Fax: 503.378.4448


Pennsylvania

Department of Education
Bureau of School Leadership and Teacher Quality
333 Market Street, 3rd floor
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333

www.teaching.state.pa.us
Phone: 717.787.3356
Fax: 717.783.6736


Rhode Island

Teacher Certification, Preparation and Professional Development
Rhode Island Department of Education
Shepard Bldg
225 Westminster St
Providence RI 02903-3400

www.ride.ri.gov
Phone: 401.222.4600
Fax: 401.222.2048


South Carolina

South Carolina Department of Education
Office of Educator Certification
3700 Forest Drive Suite 500
Columbia, SC 29204

www.scteachers.org
Phone: 803.734.9929
Fax: 803.734.2873


South Dakota

Office of Accreditation and Teacher Quality
South Dakota Department of Education
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291

www.doe.sd.gov
Phone: 605.773.3134
Fax: 605.773.6139


Tennessee

Include your Tennessee teaching licence number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Tennessee Department of Education.

Texas

Include your Texas teaching licence number on your application – the Ministry of Education will access your certification information online from the Texas State Board for Educator Certification.


Utah

Educator Licensing
Utah State Office of Education
250 East 500 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4200

www.usoe.k12.ut.us
Phone: 801.538.7500
Fax: 801.538.7521

Ask Utah Educator Licensing to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Include your full name, Social Security number and Utah Department of Education number in your request. You will need to pay Utah Educator Licensing $15 for this service.


Vermont

Office of Educator Licensing
Vermont Department of Education
120 State Street
Montpellier, VT 05620-2501

DOE-LicensingInfo@state.vt.us
www.education.vermont.gov
Phone: 802.828.2445
Fax: 802.828.5107


Virginia

Teacher Education and Licensure
Virginia Department of Education
PO Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218

licensure@doe.virginia.gov
www.doe.virginia.gov
Phone: 804.225.2022

Ask Virginia Teacher Education and Licensure to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Include your full name, Social Security number and Virginia Department of Education number in your request.


Washington

Office of Professional Practices
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Old Capitol Building
PO Box 47200
Olympia, WA 98504-7200

cert@k12.wa.us
www.k12.wa.us
Phone: 360.725.6130
Fax: 360.586.0145


Washington, D.C.

Include your Washington, D.C. teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the Office of Educator Licensing and Accreditation on your behalf.


West Virginia

Office of Professional Preparation
Attn: Shawn Hawkins
Building 6, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. E.
Charleston, WV 25305-0330

slhawkins@access.k12.wv.us
www.wvde.state.wv.us
Phone: 1.800.982.2378
Fax: 304.558.0048

Ask the Office of Professional Preparation and Licensure to mail a "verification of certification" directly to the Ministry of Education. Include your full name and Social Security number in your request.


Wisconsin

Teacher Education, Professional Developing and Licensing
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
PO Box 7841
Madison, WI 53707-7841

www.dpi.wi.gov
Phone: 608.266.3390
Fax: 608.267.1052


Wyoming

Include your Wyoming teaching licence number and Social Security number on your application – the Ministry of Education will request a Statement of Professional Standing from the Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board on your behalf.

 

 

Secondary school: O and A level certificates

Teaching certificate: You do not need to also provide a teaching certificate – your Statement of Standing will provide enough information

Statement of Professional Standing:

General Teaching Council for Wales

4th Floor
Southgate House
Wood Street
Cardiff
CF10 1EW
Wales

information@gtcw.org.uk
www.gtcw.org.uk
Phone: 029.20550350
Fax: 029.20550360