New Jersey Department of Education

DOE A to Z: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #

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Certification & Induction

Chapter 9: A One-Stop Reference To Policies, Regulations And Implementation


Below is a list of topics based on common inquiries that address the regulations, frequently asked questions, guidance memoranda and further resources.


  • Pathways to Standard Certification: CEAS Educator Preparation Programs (CEAS_EPP)
  • Pathways to Standard Certification: CE Educator Preparation Programs (CE-EPP)
  • Teacher Performance Evaluation (EdTPA)

Licensure and Certification

  • Substitute Credential
  • Basic Skills Assessment
  • General Certification Questions

Evaluation of School Personnel

  • Evaluation of Novice Teachers: Provisional Teacher Process (PTP)

Professional Development

  • Mentoring