The New York State Education Department has authorized Evaluation Systems to issue e-vouchers for candidates pursuing certification through the New York State Teacher Certification Examinations (NYSTCE). Application deadline is October 31, 2014. Published: 10/23/2014 2:35:00 PM
The New York State Education Department (NYSED) is pleased to announce that the preparation guides, along with updated test frameworks and other useful information for test preparation, are now available on the New York State Teacher Certification Examination (NYSTCE) website. Published: 7/18/2014 1:58:00 PM
Teacher certification candidates who fail the edTPA and choose to take the ATS-W instead of retaking the edTPA pursuant to the "Safety Net" adopted by the Board of Regents at its April meeting may request a test voucher code to take the ATS-W at no cost to the candidate. Published: 6/16/2014 10:55:00 AM
A teacher candidate who is seeking initial certification on or after May 1, 2014 and prior to June 30, 2015, will be required to submit the edTPA. Published: 5/19/2014 11:25:00 AM
1) All certificates will have an "Issued Date" which will be the date it is issued, and 2) As of October 1, 2014, the permanent certificate will no longer be available. Published: 5/5/2014 10:58:00 AM
NYSED: Teacher Certification Exam Voucher Application
In order to be eligible, students MUST:
1) demonstrate financial need through the prior submission of a FAFSA form or other documentation for international students, and
2) graduate in 2015.
Students are eligible to receive a $300 voucher toward the edTPA or up to $179 for a New York State certification exam i.e. Academic Literacy Skills Test (ALST), Educating All Students (EAS), or the Content Specialty Test (CST).
Directions: Please submit the application no later than October 31, 2014. Recipients will be notified on or after Nov. 10, 2014. Questions can be directed to Julia Yu at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (212) 678-8219
Click here for the voucher.