Proficiency Evaluation

Proficiency Evaluation Process

16 KAR 5:030 Proficiency Evaluation, allows the College of Education and Human Services to conduct proficiency evaluations of teacher candidates to receive an initial or additional certification for its approved educator preparation programs.

Issuance of Proficiency Provisional Certificate

If the candidate does not fulfill the requirements to be recommended for certification, an Educator Learning Plan (ELP) will be developed. The candidate has 2 years to complete the ELP.  A letter will be issued to the candidate stating employment eligibility. Once the candidate receives a validated offer of employment, the candidate must submit a CA-TP and then a recommendation will be made to the EPSB for the candidate to receive a Proficiency Provisional Certificate.