Helpful Educator Licensure Links

Licensure Help - search for requirements of specific licenses, videos on how to become licensed, definitions of types of licenses, etc.

Educator Licensure and Recruitment (ELAR) sign-in

Educator Preparation Programs Directory - including higher education, district-based, and the Performance Review Program for Initial Licensure (PRPIL)- conducted by Class Measures

Related Resources - licensure regulations, out-of-state reciprocal educator preparation program verification form,Commissioner’s Determination guidelines, license renewal information, etc.

Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensure (MTEL) - test dates, practice tests, test objectives, etc.

Matching Licenses - assists districts in determining the most appropriate license for a role

Highly Qualified - FAQs and guidelines

Interstate Agreement (Reciprocity) - guidelines, verification form, etc.

Foreign Degree and Credit Equivalency - information about verifying coursework and degrees from outside of the United States

Waivers - including how continuous progress is defined

Contact the Licensure Office - information for educators wishing to contact the Licensure office

Massachusetts Educator Career Center (MECC) - free job posting, search pool of applicants/candidates