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Helpful Links

• Licensure Help - search for requirements of specific licenses, videos on how to become licensed, definitions of types of licenses, etc. 

• Educator Licensure and Recruitment (ELAR) sign-in 

• Educator Preparation Programs Directory - including higher education, district-based, and the Performance Review Program for Initial Licensure (PRPIL)- conducted by Class Measures 

• Related Resources - licensure regulations, out-of-state reciprocal educator preparation program verification form, Commissioner’s Determination guidelines, license renewal information, etc.

• Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensure (MTEL) - test dates, practice tests, test objectives, etc. 

• Matching Licenses - assists districts in determining the most appropriate license for a role 

• Highly Qualified - FAQs and guidelines 

• Interstate Agreement (Reciprocity) - guidelines, verification form, etc

• Foreign Degree and Credit Equivalency - information about verifying coursework and degrees from outside of the United States

• Waivers - including how continuous progress is defined 

• Contact the Licensure Office - information for educators wishing to contact the Licensure office 

• Massachusetts Educator Career Center (MECC) - free job posting, search pool of applicants/candidates