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Prior to submitting an application for employment, you must first be
eligible to teach and obtain a teaching certificate.
■ Distinguish between types of certificates and their
■ Learn the steps to apply for your initial teaching certificate.
■ Ensure you are preparing to meet Highly Qualified requirements.
■ Charter School Teachers
■ New Legislative (SB 1108) Requirements for
Renewal of Professional Educator's Certificates
■ Elementary Education K–6 and General
■ Prekindergarten/Primary PK–3 Subject Area
■ Test Information Guides for FTCE and FELE
■ New Toll-Free FTCE Customer Service Center
■ Middle Grades Integrated Curriculum Subject
■ ESE Teachers and SAEs
■ Certification Forms (Renewal, Waivers)
■ Florida Department of Education Certification
■ Testing information (General Knowledge, SAE)
■ Before contacting us, please view our
Frequently Asked Questions
■ Contact Information
■ To learn more about Salary and Benefits please visit our Employee Services page