13-42-3 Rules and requirements promulgated by board--Administrative rules--Credit for private or p...
Rules and requirements promulgated by board--Administrative rules--Credit for
private or public sector nonacademic coursework.
The South Dakota Board of Education shall
promulgate rules pursuant to chapter 1-26 establishing the requirements and criteria that an applicant
must meet in order to be issued a teacher's certificate by the secretary of the Department of Education
authorizing the holder of the certificate to accept a teaching or administrative position in any
elementary or secondary school in the field specified by the certificate. The rules shall specify the
duration and the method of renewal or reinstatement, the amount of the fee for issuing the certificate,
the application procedures for certificates, the endorsements to certificates, the requirements for
certification, and other procedures necessary for the administration of teacher certification. In
addition to teacher certificate renewal based on academic coursework, the rules for teacher certificate
renewal shall include guidelines and criteria by which an applicant may receive credit toward
renewal based on private or public sector experience that was not obtained through academic
coursework if the experience is related to the applicant's teaching field.
Source: SDC 1939, § 15.3716; SL 1939, ch 48; SL 1947, ch 76; SL 1955, ch 41, ch 16, §§ 2, 4;
SDC Supp 1960, §§ 15.3802, 15.3804; SDCL, § 13-42-5; SL 1973, ch 93, § 2; SL 1975, ch 128,
§ 295; SL 1985, ch 137; SL 1989, ch 153, § 7; SL 1994, ch 131; SL 2003, ch 272, § 63.