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Minimum Requirements for the Licensure of Professional/ Paraprofessional Personnel and Advanced Salary Classifications


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126-136-4 Definitions

126-136-5 Categories of Licenses

126-136-7 Responsibilities for Licensure

126-136-9 Professional Educator Preparation Program Requirements: Student Support and Administration.

126-136-8 Highly Qualified Teacher.

126-136-9. General Requirements and Dates Certain for Licensure.

126-136-10 Licenses for Professional Educators.

126-136-11 Permits Issued to Professional Educators.

126-136-12 Early Childhood Classroom Assistant Teacher Authorization and Paraprofessional Certification.

126-136-14 Waivers and Extensions.

126-136-15 Alternate Routes to Certification.

126-136-17 Non-United States Citizen.

126-136-18 Appropriate Assignments According to License.

126-136-19 Special Education.

126-136-21 Additional Endorsement(s) for Existing License.

126-136-24 Advanced Credentials.

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Brad A. Fittro, Teacher Quality Coordinator
Office of Educator Effectiveness & Licensure
West Virginia Department of Education
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1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Charleston, West Virginia 25305-0330
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