How to Apply for NYSED School Building Leader and Educational Technology Specialist Certification
Completion of Teacher Preparation Program
Apply for NYIT graduation at NYIT Connect: Official graduation dates are May 31, August 31, and December 31.
Take the DASA training on Harassment, Bullying, Cyberbullying, and Discrimination in Schools: Prevention and Intervention.
Take the EAS Test (Educating All Students)
Take the CST (Content Specialty Test) in School Building Leader (2 Part Exams)
Take the CST (Content Specialty Test) in Educational Technology Specialist
Cleared fingerprints must be on file with the New York State Department of Education
Must have taught 3 years full-time
Apply for Professional Certification for Educational Technology Specialist through Teacher Preparation Program.
The program code for Educational Technology Specialist is 27783
10. Apply for Initial Certificate for School Building Leader through the Teacher Preparation Program
11. Pay the fees for each certification.
12. Send an e-mail requesting Institution Recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org. or submit the Institution Recommendation Release Form (IRRF).
The School Building Leader is initial certification to be eligible for the professional certification you must complete three (3) years’ experience as a building level administrator.
Both the Ed Tech Specialist and the School Building leader certification require a Content Specialty Test. You can register for the Content Specialty Test at http://www.nystce.nesinc.com/.
The schedule and fees are listed at this site.
List NYIT School of Education for receiving a copy of your scores.
Please Note: If you face problems with any of these steps during the application process, send an email to email@example.com with a complete description of the issue.
Congratulations and Good luck!