MCL - Section 380.1531j

THE REVISED SCHOOL CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 451 of 1976

***** 380.1531j THIS SECTION IS REPEALED BY ACT 224 OF 2023 EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2024 *****



380.1531j Issuance of initial professional teaching certificate; requirements.

Sec. 1531j.

    Notwithstanding any other provision of this act or a rule to the contrary, but except as otherwise provided in section 1531, the superintendent of public instruction shall not issue an initial professional teaching certificate to an individual unless the individual presents evidence satisfactory to the superintendent of public instruction demonstrating that he or she meets all of the following:
    (a) The individual has completed at least 3 years of teaching, as defined in rules promulgated by the superintendent of public instruction.
    (b) The individual meets any of the following:
    (i) Was rated as either effective or highly effective on his or her annual year-end performance evaluation under section 1249 for the 3 consecutive school years immediately preceding his or her application for the professional teaching certificate.
    (ii) Was rated as either effective or highly effective on his or her annual year-end performance evaluation under section 1249 for at least 3 nonconsecutive school years before his or her application for the professional teaching certificate and submits a recommendation from the chief school administrator of the school at which he or she is currently employed that he or she be issued a professional teaching certificate.
    (iii) Since issuance of the individual's most recent teaching certificate, the individual completed at least 3 years of successful experience in an appropriate assignment, as determined by the superintendent of public instruction, including experience as a teacher leader, a teacher of children from birth through pre-K, a teacher of adult education, or a provider of K to 12 instruction in an assignment that does not require an annual performance evaluation under section 1249.
    
    


History: Add. 2015, Act 173, Imd. Eff. Nov. 5, 2015 ;-- Am. 2018, Act 234, Eff. Sept. 25, 2018 ;-- Am. 2023, Act 110, Imd. Eff. July 27, 2023
Popular Name: Act 451