Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
Licensure Regulations for School Personnel [8 VAC 20 ‑ 22]    (Repealed)
Repeal 8 VAC 20-21and replace with new regulations 8 VAC 20-22
Action 2434
[Withdrawn 8/18/2011]
General Information
Action Summary Substantive new requirements are proposed for the following areas: 1) conditions for licensure; 2) types of licenses; 3) designations of career paths to teaching; 4) added endorsements by examination; 5) conditions for licensure by reciprocity; 6) names of endorsements and requirements for some teaching areas; 7) the addition of an add-on endorsement in early childhood for three- and four-year olds and a mathematics specialist endorsement; 8) the administration and supervision endorsement; 9) professional studies requirements; and 10) Revocation, Cancellation, Suspension, Denial, and Reinstatement of Teaching Licenses.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 8 VAC 20-22 Licensure Regulations for School Personnel Promulgate New Regulation
Other chapters
  8 VAC 20 - 21 Licensure Regulations for School Personnel
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [-1]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Mrs. Melissa L. Luchau  / Office of Policy & Communications
Address: Post Office Box 2120
101 N. 14th St., 25th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
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