Residency Certificate

This type of certificate is currently available for applicants and is within the Classroom Teachers area of interest.

Residency Certificate


A certificate of this type is issued to permit the employment of an individual as a classroom teacher in a New York State public school; the individual must be enrolled in a New York State Classroom Academy Residency pilot program. The Residency certificate is tied to the College program and the school district placement.


Valid for up to three years while the individual is matriculated in the program. When a student completes or leaves the program, the certificate is no longer valid.

Leads to

Initial Certificate

Application Fee


Paper Certificate Printed?

No, verify this certification in the TEACH System.










Last Updated: July 18, 2017