Out-of-state teachers who wish to teach in Tennessee will need to complete an Out-of-State Certification application as well as supply additional material such as your current, valid teaching credential. The state of Tennessee has signed both the NASDTEC Interstate Agreement as well as the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education which covers all states. For more information about the process of becoming a certified teacher in Tennessee, explore the Tennessee Department of Education website, or call the Office of Teacher Licensing at (615) 532-4885.
The following are member states of the NASDTEC Interstate Agreement who have signed reciprocity agreements with Tennessee.
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