Educator Resources

Apply for Membership

The Office of Teaching Initiatives maintains Applicant Registry, a process used to fill vacancies on the State Professional Standards and Practices Board for Teaching. We invite applications from individuals who are interested in helping to shape teaching policy in New York State and who qualify for appointment in one of the following categories:

  • Teacher in a NYS school, either classroom teacher or pupil personnel service professional
  • Representative of a NYS college or university that prepares teachers (not an adjunct)
  • School administrator, either at the building or district level
  • Public member, representing business, parents, school boards, or other community groups involved in education
  • Student matriculated in a teacher preparation program at a NYS institution, either full-or part-time)

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If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Melissa Greene, secretary to the Standards Board, at (518) 474-3709, or by E-mail at mgreene3@mail.nysed.gov.

Last Updated: February 19, 2013