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Chapter 6 Certified Personnel Subchapter 7 No Child Left Behind Teacher Requirements Article 6 Teachers from Out-of-State   

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Teachers who have met the subject matter competency requirements of NCLB in states outside of California shall also be considered to have met those requirements for that subject and grade span in California. California's credentialing reciprocity is not affected by the requirements of NCLB.

The date of issuance of a valid teaching credential issued by states outside of California shall be used to identify a teacher as new or not new to the profession in California.

Authority cited:

Education Code 12001


20 USC 6319(a)

20 USC 7801(23)

Education Code 44275.4

Improving Teacher Quality State Grants Title II, Part A Non-Regulatory Draft Guidance January 16, 2004

(Amended by Register 2004, No. 47)