Paper certificates are no longer printed for time-limited certificates (Initial, Provisional, etc)
Effective 3/2/2010, paper certificates are no longer printed for time-limited certificates (Initial, Provisional, etc). Certification status should be verified by using TEACH Online Services. For further information on this change see the Memo to the Field concerning Electronic Certification Records.
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