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Rules Governing the Licensing of Educators and the Preparation of Education Professionals.

Vermont Proposed Rule: 24P018

AGENCY: Vermont Standards Board for Professional Educators

CONCISE SUMMARY: The proposed rule revisions support the VSBPE's mission. Specifically, the VSBPE is: 1.Clarifying a Baccalaureate degree is not required for Driver's education in-vehicle only; 2.Allowing more flexibility for praxis testing requirements and waiver process; 3.Making various changes around School Psychology licensure requirements recommended by the National Association of School Psychologists; 4.Allowing additional Special education provisional licenses based on updated guidance from the US Department of Education; 5.Updating the Model Code of Educator Ethics (MCEE) based on revisions from national organizations; 6.Making routine revisions to the following endorsements: Early Childhood Education, School Counselor, School Psychologist, and Special Educator; 7.Establishing a new PK-12 Mathematics Specialist Endorsements; and, 8.Making various technical corrections.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Andrew Prowten, Agency of Education, 1 National life Drive, Davis 5, Montpelier VT 05620 Tel: 802-828-0768 Fax: 802-828-6433 Email: [email protected] URL:

FOR COPIES: Katie Gagliardo, Agency of Education, 1 National life Drive, Davis 5, Montpelier VT 05620 Tel: 802-828-0699 Fax: 802-828-6433 Email: [email protected]