Online Portfolio for Alternative Licensure (OPAL) Pathway Program (NM)

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The Online Portfolio for Alternative Licensure (OPAL) Pathway Program allows an educator  to teach at a school district for 2 years (nonrenewable, 2-year)  while being mentored and evaluated at a New Mexico Public School District, as well as, simultaneously complete the required teaching of reading course(s) and required licensure exams.

The OPAL Pathway Program is a program that is set up for individuals who obtained a bachelor’s degree in a non-traditional education program and is interested in teaching. Under this pathway, educator can only hold one licensure.

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State Information
State: New Mexico
Contact Name: New Mexico Professional Licensure Bureau
Contact Phone: 505-827-5800
Contact Email: [email protected]
For more information please visit the state website:

Last updated on: November 13, 2020
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