Commission on Professional Standards


Overview

As a regulatory body, the mission of the Commission on Professional Standards in Education is to set standards for licensing educational personnel in the State of Nevada, thus, facilitating a quality education for all students.
The Commission on Professional Standards in Education is the only regulatory commission that sets licensure standards for educational personnel. Its membership reflects the key components of the educational establishment. Regulations are developed based on accepted standards for the professional staff in schools. It also establishes regulations governing examinations for the initial licensure of teachers and other educational personnel. Of particular interest to the Commission is that its decisions ensure that Nevada's educators are both highly qualified and highly effective in the teaching of Nevada's students.

    Mission

    The mission of the Commission on Professional Standards in Education is to create rigorous regulations for the licensing of educational personnel in the State of Nevada with the overall goal of contributing to the professionalism of teaching through its selection of educator testing instruments and facilitating a quality education for all students.

      2013-2014 Meeting Schedule

      Date

       Location 

              January 29, 2014           Video Conference Sites/CC and LV
      March 19, 2014  Video Conference Sites/CC and LV
      May 14, 2014   Video Conference Sites/CC and LV
      June 18, 2014    Video Conference Sites/CC and LV