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Washington State

Clock Hour Provider Information - Current and past clock hour provider guidance and how to become a clock hour provider
Educator Clock Hour Information - FAQs for Educators
Clock Hour Documentation Information - Forms and accepted documentation for reporting clock hours and current and past provider lists
Electronic Certification (Register for and submit applications electronically)
Employment Opportunities
Community Colleges (35 community and technical colleges in Washington)
National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (Washington State Initiative)
Professional Educator Standards Board  (Alternative Routes to Certification, Educator Testing)
State Board of Education (current issues, legal/constitutional references, links to other sites)
Washington State Test Information
Transcript Evaluation Services - Agencies offering foreign credential evaluations accepted by Washington State
Troops to Teachers


American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE)
National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education & Certification (NASDTEC)
National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS)
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Northwest Regional Education Laboratory (NWREL)
Certification Requirements in other States (site maintained by U of Kentucky)
Accrediting Bodies - Definition of accreditation



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