September 27, 2017

Meet the new Minnesota board that will begin overseeing teacher licensure on Jan. 1

Read the entire article on MinnPost by Erin Hinrichs.

As the entity in charge of establishing requirements for teacher preparation programs and licensure — and disciplining teachers who violate the teachers’ code of ethics — the Board of Teaching has held a lot of power. So when the board came under fire by a state court judge — twice within a matter of months — for illegally halting a state-mandated alternative teacher-licensing program for out-of-state teachers, state lawmakers took notice.

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