Office of Licensing & Professional Standards
Vermont Agency of Education
219 N Main St, Suite 402
Barre, VT, 5641
Phone: 802-479-1700 (7:45am to 4:30pm)
Vermont Agency of Education: https://education.vermont.gov/educator-quality
Teacher Licensure Needed: Yes
Masters Degree Needed: No
Praxis II Library Media Content Test Needed: No
Other Testing Needed: No
Description: The holder of this license is authorized to provide library media services and instruction in grades PK-12.
Evaluation Process for Licensure:
Criteria for eligible individuals:
- A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited or state-approved institution in education preparation.
- A minimum of 18 credits in library and information science.
- A minimum of a practicum, or the equivalent, in school library media services and instruction that addresses both the elementary and secondary levels. (A practicum is defined as sixty hours of supervised field experience).
- An applicant who is certified by National Board for Professional Teaching standards shall be issued a license.
Reciprocity: Yes, through the National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification (NASDTEC) Interstate Agreement, http://www.nasdtec.net/?InterstateAgreements, but one must meet the state's requirements for licensure. & http://www.nasdtec.net/?InterstateAgreements, LMS Certification - School Library Media Certification By State: Vermont 0