Maintaining Your Certificate
Is your teaching certificate up to date? Learn how to move through the certification continuum and the consequences that may arise if your certificate expires before you apply for a renewal or the next level of certificate.
If you want to increase your chances of finding a teaching position, or want to pursue a cross-endorsement that will help you move into teaching another subject area, take a look at the state-identified teacher shortage areas for the 2013-2014 school year.
If you currently hold a Connecticut teaching certification and are interested in becoming certified to teach another subject area, click here to find out how to add a cross endorsement to your certificate.
Maintaining one's certification after retirement is a personal decision. However, it's much easier to maintain a certification—and if you're already at the Professional level, there is no cost—than to reapply for certification once it has lapsed.