Provisional Teaching Permit (NE)

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Provisional Teaching Permit (NE)

Description
The Provisional Teaching Permit may be issued when Basic Skills – Core, Praxis II, Recency, and Special Education Training have not been met.
Permit Valid for 2 years
Employment: Not Required

State Information
State: Nebraska
Contact Phone: 402-471-2496 or 402-471-0739
Contact Email: nde.tcertweb@nebraska.gov
For more information please visit the state website: https://dc2.education.ne.gov/tc_interactive_teaching2/welcome.aspx

Minimum Academic Background
In most states, teachers must have a minimum academic background for certification.
The following is required for this route:
BA Degree + Completed State Approved Teacher Education Program

Prior Certification: Must NOT have Current (STATE) Certification

Notes
The Provisional Certificate can be issued without the Basic Skills requirement being met. Applicants will have to meet this requirement within 2 years in order to apply for an Initial Certificate.

Teacher Preparation
In most states, teachers are required to complete training in education methods through a teacher program.
The following is required for this route:
State Approved Teacher Education Program

Content Language and English Language Proficiency
In most states, teachers are required to submit evidence of content language proficiency and English language proficiency through coursework, exams, or degree evaluations.
The following is required for this route:

Content Language Proficiency:

Exam(s):

Accept Scores from Out of State

Additional Requirements for this route include the following:
Special Education:

Course needed: Human Relations Training

Mental Health Training: Required

Notes:
State may review transcripts to determine content language proficiency.

Applicants must have completed 30 credit hours of coursework in the Content Language.

ACTFL OPI and WPT
Passing Score: Advanced-Low: French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and/or Spanish

Passing Score: Intermediate-High level for Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, and/or Korean

Applicants may be granted the Provisional Certificate without meeting the Special Education requirement but must do so within 2 years in order to apply for an Initial Certificate.

Applicants may submit a transcript with Human Relations coursework to be considered in lieu of course. Applicants may write a narrative describing professional experiences that have led to expertise in the areas of Human Relations.

Human Relations Skills Requirement information: https://www.education.ne.gov/tcert/HumanRelationsTrainReq.html

Applying to the State
In most states, teachers must apply to the state Individually or through their local School District, or Teacher Program Institution. Requirements for the application are outlined below:

Application Submission: Individual
Online at: https://dc2.education.ne.gov/tc_interactive_teaching/welcome.aspx

Copy of Academic Transcripts: Required

Copy of International Records: Required
Transcript Evaluation Required
URL: http://langcred.org/resources/transcript-evaluation/?fwp_agency_accepted_by_states=nebraska

Background Check
Required

Renewal: Nonrenewable
Applicants must meet requirements for Initial Teaching Certificate in 2 years in order to continue teaching.

Notes:
Fingerprinting for applicants who have not lived in Nebraska continuously for the last 5 years.
Must meet the Recency requirement in one of the following two ways:
Must have taught one full year during the last 5 years or must have completed 6 credit hours in coursework related to education or content language in the last 5 years.

Applicants may submit a transcript with Human Relations coursework to be considered in lieu of this course.

Applicants may write a narrative describing professional experiences that have led to expertise in the 6 areas of Human Relations.

See:
http://www.education.ne.gov/tcert/HumanRelationsTrainReq.html

The Human Relations requirement cannot be waived or postponed.
If not a Nebraska resident, applicants may e-mail a request for fingerprint cards to nde.tcertweb@nebraska.gov.

Fingerprints may be taken at any law enforcement office with LiveScan technology. Fee will be waived.

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Published On: 3/31/2017 4:41:34 PM


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