ADE Director's Communication Memo Form

Memo Number : LIC-10-019

Date Created : 12/31/2009


Co-op Directors
Elementary Principals
Middle School Principals
High School Principals
other: Co-op Coordinators

Type of Memo: Regulatory
Response Required: No
Section:   Human Resources/Licensure - Beverly A. Williams, Assistant Commissioner
5 Final Licensure Rules

Regulatory Authority:

Contact Person:
Beverly Williams

Phone Number:


Several licensure rules have been revised and approved by the State Board of Education (SBE) and have been through Legislative Review.

The following "Final Rules" are attached for review and use. The rules will be posted on the website at: The rules and contact person for each rule is listed below:

1. Lifetime Teaching License - Ron Tolson, Professional Licensure - 501-682-3126 or

2. Teacher Licensure by Reciprocity - Ron Tolson, Professional Licensure - 501-682-3126 or

3. Additional Areas of Licensure - Ron Tolson, Professional Licensure - 501-682-3126 or

4. Highly Qualified Teachers - Dr. Frank Servedio, Teacher Quality - 501-682-4589 or

5. Incentives for Teacher Recruitment & Retention - Beverly Williams, Assistant Commissioner for HR/Licensure, 501-683-4095 or

If you have questions concerning any of the rules, please contact the appropriate person listed above.


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