Level 1 Certificate

  • Contact School of Education

    Phone:
    412.578.6024

  • Instructional and Educational Specialist I
    Complete an appoved education preparation program in the requested area; Receive the recommendation of your preparing college/university; Meet all testing requirements established by the State Board of Education; and Meet all other evaluation requirements established by the School Code.

    Administrative I
    Have five (5) years of satisfactory service on any Instructional or Educational Specialist certificate; Complete an approved education preparation program in the requested area; Receive the recommendation of your preparing college/university; Meet all testing requirements established by the State Board of Education; and Meet all other requirements established by the School Code.

    Supervisory I
    Have five (5) years of satisfactory service on the relevant Instructional or Educational Specialist certificate; Complete an approved education preparation program in the requested area; Receive the recommendation of your preparing college/university; Meet all testing requirements established by the State Board of Education; and Meet all other requirements established by the School Code.

    Vocational Instructional I
    A minimum of two (2) years wage-earning experience in addition to the learning period required to establish competency in the occupation to be taught; Successfully completed the occupational competency examination or evaluation of credentials for occupations where examinations do not exist; Complete 18 credit hours in an approved program of vocational teacher education; Present evidence of having passed the appropriate tests; Be recommended for the Vocational Instructional I certificate by the university at which they are enrolled; and Meet all other requirements provided by law (School Code 1209 and Title 22, Pa. Code, Section 49.12).