New York Teaching Certifications

View Another State

Information currently listed:

  • Journalism Teaching Endorsement: No - falls under English/Language Arts
  • Pass state assessment or certification test/s (tests needed): Satisfactory scores on the Liberal Arts and Sciences Test (LAST) portion and the Assessment of Teaching Skills Written (ATS-W) test of the New York State Teacher Certification Examination ARE required.
  • NCATE or National Accreditation required: No
  • Teacher preparation program accredited by NCATE: Yes
  • Member of the State-sponsored Testing Program: Yes
  • Accepts candidates from states participating in the NASDTEC Interstate Contract: New York DOES belong to the NASDTEC Interstate Contract (Teachers, Support Professionals, Administrators, and Vocational Educators).

Resources currently listed:

Information from:

Get information from the NYSED Office of Teaching Initiatives website