TSPC Updates & Licensure News
If you have questions regarding your license or licensing requirements, please contact your program office or the resources below:
Effective January 1, 2016, all Oregon TSPC-licensed educators will be eligible to add an optional bilingual specialization to their license. Contact TSPC for details.
TSPC has changed the requirements for renewing teaching licenses and for moving to the second-stage Professional Teaching License.
Effective July 1, 2015, all Oregon teaching licenses are now valid for grades PK-12 within the scope of the NCES course codes assigned to the endorsements held on the license. (OAR 584-300-0170 #2)
TSPC commissioners voted to eliminate the basic skills test as a requirement for initial educator licensing in Oregon at their June 2015 meeting (effective July 1, 2015).