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Hawaii

Contact Information

Address:
Hawaii Teacher Standards Board
ATTN: Licensing Section
650 Iwilei Road, Suite 268
Honolulu, HI 96817

Phone: (808) 586-2600 (Open Monday-Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Fax: (808) 586-2606
Email: htsb@hawaii.gov
Skype: Email htsb@hawaii.gov to set up a Skype appointment

Hawaii Department of Education: http://www.hawaiipublicschools.org/Pages/Home.aspx

Certification Requirements

Teacher Licensure Needed: Yes – Add-on only

Master's Degree Needed: Yes

Praxis II Library Media Content Test Needed: Yes, candidates need a score of 148 or above.

Other Testing Needed: No

Description: Hawaii offers a K-12 license for a School Librarian, and a Master's degree in Library and Information Science. All candidates must meet the School Librarian Performance Standards: https://hawaiiteacherstandardsboard.org/content/librarian/

Evaluation Process for Licensure:

Criteria for eligibility for a licensure includes:

Or:

Reciprocity: Yes, through the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Interstate Agreement. This can be found at: http://www.nasdtec.net/?InterstateAgreements

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