First Peoples' Language, Culture and Oral Traditions Certification
This application is for those educators who have completed a sovereign tribal government's language/culture teacher certification program.
- Completion of a sovereign tribal government's language/culture teacher certification program.
- Must present evidence of good moral character and personal fitness
- Completion of a course relating to issues of abuse
- Submission of fingerprints for a background check is required, if a valid certificate is not already on record
ISSUES OF ABUSE COURSE NOTE: The candidate must have taken coursework in issues of abuse, which must include information related to identification of physical, emotional, sexual, and substance abuse; the impact on learning and behavior; the responsibilities of a teacher to report abuse or to provide assistance to victimized children; and methods of teaching about abuse and its prevention.
If you have all necessary documentation to apply for this certificate, please download Form Package 4024.