PROVISIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL I CERTIFICATE:
1. Valid for a maximum of 6 years in Pennsylvania
2. Service Time Definition:
- Contract or long-term substitute employment.
Employee of PA public schools and some Pennsylvania approved private schools.
Working 1/2 semester (45 days) counts as a full semester of service.
Daily substitute service does not count.
PERMANENT/INSTRUCTIONAL II CERTIFICATE:
1. Service Requirement:
2. Educational Requirement:
3. Induction Program:
Requirement for those receiving Instructional I on June 1, 1987 or after.
Neshaminy Program consists of mentoring, training sessions, meetings, workshops, etc.
For further information on obtaining Permanent Certification and/or to print application packet, please refer to: http://www.teaching.state.pa.us/teaching/cwp/view.asp?A=15&Q=32476
Master's Equivalency Program
For information on Master's Equivalency requirements and/or to print application packet,
please refer to: