K-12 Licensure and Careers

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Licensure and Certification

The Department issues licenses, certificates and permits to eligible educators seeking credentials to be an educator, an administrator, or other professional support service staff.

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Join Delaware Schools

Find information on becoming a Delaware Educator, district and charter jobs and recruitment events.

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Educator Evaluation

The Delaware Performance Appraisal System, or DPAS-II, is Delaware’s statewide educator evaluation system.  It provides performance expectations for students, educators, and leaders across the state’s schools.

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Educator Induction

The purpose of the Comprehensive Induction Program is to provide new educators with the support necessary to become familiar with school and district policies, hone their professional skills, help them evaluate and reflect on their own professional performance and develop an individualized growth plan to improve their effectiveness.

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Educator Preparation

Delaware is committed to the preparation of teachers in well-designed and competitive programs and to supporting those educators in their early years in the classroom.

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Educator Recruitment

Find information on educator recruitment and selection including loan repayment program information.

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Leadership Opportunities

Find information on school and leadership opportunities.

Learn about Leadership Opportunities