Vermont Educator Licensure is required when federal funds are being received. Licensing Rules state that temporary license applications may be sent by a: “superintendent or director of an independent school”. An educator may
not submit an application for a provisional or
emergency license; only a Superintendent may do so. To
obtain an application for a Provisional or Emergency
License Superintendent's may email requests to: AOE.ProvisionalandEmergency@state.vt.us.
There are three
types of temporary licenses offered through the Vermont
Agency of Education; provisional, emergency and
Provisional and Emergency Licenses Provisional and emergency licenses are temporary
licenses designed to assist districts that have advertised
and are unable to fill vacant positions with suitable
licensed candidates. Use this link to view Rule 5350 in the Rules Governing the Licensing of Educators and the Preparation of Educational Professionals (Vermont Standards Board for Professional Educators - VSBPE). NOTE: An educator cannot initiate an application
for a provisional or emergency license; only a
superintendent may do so.
License An apprenticeship license is a three year
temporary license issued to unlicensed educators employed
in a Vermont technical center in a technical professional
or trades and industry endorsement. Requirements include a
Technical Professional Development Plan approved by the
Director of the Career and Technical Teacher Education
Program at Vermont Technical College. NOTE: An educator cannot initiate
an application for an apprenticeship license. Requests for
apprenticeship licenses are initiated by the director of a
career and technical center.