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GET STARTED ON YOUR JOURNEY TO BECOME A CERTIFIED EDUCATOR.

Please select the state you are applying under to begin the application process.

Who Can Apply?

Individuals interested in a career in teaching, who have a bachelor's degree are eligible to apply.

Florida Prerequisites

  • A Florida Department of Education issued Statement of Eligibility (SOE)
  • Be employed in a Florida School
  • If a candidate received a Statement of Ineligibly (SOI) they may still apply and NEPP will review the SOI to provide guidance as to next steps.
  • Candidates who have not applied through Florida Department of Education can still apply. However, they must provide a college transcript with a Cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • Candidates may apply for a SOE at http://www.fldoe.org/teaching/certification/on-line-application-status-lookup-site.stml

How to begin in Florida

1.
Obtain a statement of eligibility
2.
Submit program application and required documents
3.
If accepted, complete the NEI enrollment agreement
4.
Attend orientation
5.
Begin online courses

Why chose Noble Education Initiative’s New Educator Preparation Program (NEPP)?

  • With your Florida Statement of Eligibility (SOE) you can work full-time as the teacher of record
  • Required coursework listed on your SOE is provided through NEPP. No additional college coursework is required
  • You DO NOT need to complete a district Professional Educator Competency Program (PEC). All competencies are included in NEPP
  • Coursework will prepare you to pass your Professional Knowledge Exam
  • Test prep is offered for all tested areas through a partnership with 240 tutoring
  • Mentors and Instructional Coaches are currently or have been classroom teachers in the state of Florida
Download The florida NEPP Catalog

Indiana

NEPP is an approved Transition to Teaching program in the State of Indiana
Transition to Teaching is an abbreviated program of pedagogy to prepare career professionals with bachelor degrees to teach elementary education, secondary classes, or all-grade classes.
Candidates applying for admission to a T2T program are no longer required to pass the Indiana CORE assessment content test prior to program admission unless using the “bachelor’s and passing the test” T2T admission option.
Candidates must be hired by an Indiana School in order to qualify for the T2T permit.

Indiana PREREQUISITES

Elementary Education
Candidates, please check your path to entry (College Transcripts are required prior an acceptance letter being issued)
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution with a grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0-point scale: or
  • Both a baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution with a grade point average of at least 2.50 on a 4.0 scale, and five (5) years of professional experience; or
  • Both a baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution, and proof of passing state approved content area examination(s) in the subject area.
Secondary Education
Candidates, please check your path to entry (attach supporting evidence to the back of this packet):
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the subject that the individual intends to teach with a grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0-point scale: or
  • Graduate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the subject or related field in which the person wants to teach; or
  • Both a baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the subject area that the individual intends to teach with a grade point average of at least 2.50 on a 4.0 scale, and five (5) years of professional experience; or
  • Both a baccalaureate degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution, and proof of passing state approved content area examination(s) in the subject area.
Additional requirements must be met prior to starting the program. Evidence of completion must be submitted.

How to begin in Indiana

1.
Submit program application and required documents
2.
If accepted, complete the NEI enrollment agreement
3.
NEI will issue a letter of acceptance
4.
Apply for your Transition to Teaching License
5.
Attend orientation
6.
Begin online courses

Why chose Noble Education Initiative’s New Educator Preparation Program (NEPP)?

  • Upon NEPP acceptance, the candidate will qualify for a Transition to Teaching Permit
  • The Transition to Teaching License is valid for three years and is non-renewable
  • Program participants
  • The Mentors and Coaches are trained utilizing the NEI coaching model. The model focuses on collaboration with a growth mindset in tandem with actionable feedback
  • Candidates have direct access to their Mentor and Instructional Coach
  • Assignments are practical and relevant to the candidates current teaching position
  • Modules are aligned to each states Professional Teaching Competencies
  • Online course work is interactive including videos, articles and opportunities for reflection
Download The Indiana NEPP Catalog