In accordance with Minnesota Statutes, section 122A.2451, the Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board may approve a two-year field-based alternative route teacher preparation program.
The application for an alternative program must include:
identification and citation of the board standards from which the program seeks a variance;
evidence of all remaining program requirements set forth in this chapter;
program defense for the request, including research base, rationale, and collaboration efforts with prekindergarten through grade 12 school partners; and
All alternative program applications shall be reviewed by the program review panel.
Nonconventional programs are subject to the same approval decisions and duration as standard licensure programs.
MS s 122A.09
39 SR 822; L 2017 1Sp5 art 3 s 36; art 12 s 22
November 17, 2021
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes