Pursuant to Senate Bill 1, 2021 Extraordinary Session, districts are required to submit their current COVID-19 School Operations Plan and any subsequent drafts to KDE for informational purposes.
Districts may submit their plans to KDE using this form.

Educator Preparation and Certification

Educator Preparation and Certification

Published: 4/7/2020 2:46 PM

​The Division of Educator Preparation and Certification supports the Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) in establishing standards of performance both for preparation programs and practitioners; accrediting educator preparation providers and approving educator preparation programs at colleges, universities, local school districts, and private contractors; selecting assessments for teachers and administrators; overseeing internship programs for new teachers and new principals; administering Kentucky's National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification; and issuing and renewing Kentucky certificates for professional school personnel.


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