Educator Licensure

Application Timelines and Provisional removals

 Currently processing applications and provision removals received the week of: May 6, 2019

*Please note that applications timelines do vary with the time of year and during peak times it can take staff upwards of between 6-8 weeks to complete applications and provision removals.

Important Licensure Information:


  • As of April 1, 2019, the office of Educator Licensure in Carson City moved locations to: 700 E. Fifth Street, Carson City, NV 89701
  • During the week of May 20, 2019, the Las Vegas location for the Nevada Department of Education and office of Educator Licensure are moving to: 2080 E. Flamingo Road, Suite 210, Las Vegas, NV 89119, the move will cause minor delays in services. Please refrain from visiting our old and new office locations during this time as we do not have access to be able to help customers until the move is complete. Our office will be fully open for business again beginning on May 28, 2019. Thank you. 


New Regulatory changes and effective dates

Due to Nevada Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requirements, all Nevada educators must use our new Self-Reported Experience area on their OPAL Dashboards. Here is a tutorial on how to add your experience:

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