IMPORTANT: Licensure Changes

  • The NC State Board of Education approved revisions to policy LICN-005- Licensure Renewal Requirements that are effective for educators renewing June 30, 2024 and forward.

    • The 2.0 Digital Learning credits are no longer a requirement for any educator.
    • Academic Subject Area and General credit each increased to 4.0 credits for teachers in grades 6-12, student support services, and administrators.
    • The 2.0 credits in Digital Learning have changed to 2.0 General credits for teachers in grades K-5.

    Credits required to renew continuing licenses expiring on or after June 30, 2024:

    Grades K-5

    • 3 Subject Area (aligned to standard 3 or 4)
    • 3 Literacy
    • 2 General

    Grades 6-12

    • 4 Subject Area (aligned to standard 3 or 4)
    • 4 General

    Student Services Personnel

    • 4 Professional Discipline Area (aligned to standard 3 or 4)
    • 4 General

    Administrators

    • 4 Executive's Role - Align with the expectations of the North Carolina School Executive Standards 2, 4, and 5, focused on the school executive's role as instructional, human resources, and managerial leader
    • 4 General

     

     


     

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