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Option 5 - Veterans of the Armed Services

For Teaching Grades P-12

You are a candidate for this route if you:
  • Were honorably discharged from active duty as evidenced by Defense Department Form 214 (DD 214) or National Guard Bureau Form 22 or to a member of the Armed Services currently serving with six (6) or more years of honorable service, including Reserves, National 16 Guard, or active duty;
  • Have a bachelor's or graduate degree in the subject matter or related area for which certification is sought or passed the Praxis II in the content area of certification sought;
  • Have a GPA of 2.75 for a bachelor's or gradute degree.

Additional Information: A candidate meeting these requirements receives a Statement of Eligibility. After obtaining employment, the candidate is issued a one-year Provisional Certificate.
Upon successful completion of KTIP during the first year of teaching, the teacher receives the Professional Certificate.

Contact an EPSB Representative Regarding Teaching Opportunities for Veterans

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