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256.16 Specific criteria for teacher preparation and certain educators.

Pursuant to section 256.7, subsection 5, the state board shall adopt rules requiring all higher education institutions providing practitioner preparation to include in the professional education program, preparation that contributes to education of students with disabilities and students who are gifted and talented, which must be successfully completed before graduation from the practitioner preparation program.

A person initially applying for a license shall successfully complete a professional education program containing the subject matter specified in this section, before the initial action by the board of educational examiners takes place.

Section History: Recent form

86 Acts, ch 1245, § 1416; 89 Acts, ch 265, § 27; 96 Acts, ch 1129, § 67

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