The individual evaluation pathway is for candidates who have not completed an approved teacher preparation program or whose application is not based on a valid teaching certificate from another state or US territory. This pathway is also for candidates applying for supplementary permits, teaching assistant or coaching credentials. Candidates must submit original credentials for evaluation by the Office. Candidates must also meet any non-coursework requirements, such as the New York State Teacher Certification Examinations and fingerprint clearance, as specified.
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Note: The following certificates are not available in this pathway, Early Childhood Education Birth ? Grade 2, Childhood Education 1-6, Middle Childhood Education 5-9, Literacy and English Language Arts .