Free NYSUT Certification Day Class


Sponsored by the Suffolk Regional Office

150 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway

Hauppauge, NY 11788


July 23, 2015

Open to all teachers, teaching assistants, and local leaders who have questions concerning the new laws governing certification, professional development hours, and options to obtain the proper credentials.

10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Presentation:  An overview of certification in NYS including addressing the FAQs of certification:

a.    Moving from initial certification to professional certification:  what are the actual requirements and available options should a member not meet them

b.    Professional development requirements:  what are they currently, when will they change due to the 2015 Budget and what do we know about those new requirements at this time

c.     NYSUT resources available to members with certification questions

12:00 noon – 3:00 pm

Individual appointments with an expert from NYSUT Research & Educational Services (10 minute time slot per person):  One-to-one assistance for members with specific certification questions.  We will use laptops to access SED's TEACH system. Please indicate on form (below) if you will stay for an individual appointment.

Materials to bring?  Nothing but yourselves!

There is no cost for this workshop.

The presentation on July 23 will begin at 10:00 a.m., followed by individual appointments starting 12:00 noon at:  NYSUT Suffolk RO, 150 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway, Hauppauge, NY 11788

Please complete the following information and return to NYSUT, 150 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway, Suite 306, Hauppauge, NY 11788 or fax it to (631) 273-6186.


NAME:  _________________________________________________


Check one:      TEACHER___________ OR TEACHING ASSISTANT____


CELL NUMBER:  ______________________________


PERSONAL EMAIL:  print_______________________________________________________

SCHOOL:  __________________________________________________________

LOCAL NAME: _____________________________________________


LOCAL PRESIDENT:  ________________________________________


BUILDING REP:  ____________________________________________ 

I will stay after the presentation for an individual meeting with a NYSUT expert: 

                                    Yes              or                                No