This is part of our Q&A series on Licensing and Credentialing.
Q: Where do I go to find out more information on the status of my teacher’s credential as a California educator?
On Teacher Credentialing
The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) serves as a state standards board for educator preparation for the public schools of California, the licensing and credentialing of professional educators in the State, the enforcement of professional practices of educators, and the discipline of credential holders in the State of California.
Their mission is to ensure integrity, relevance, and high quality in the preparation, certification, and discipline of the educators who serve all of California’s diverse students.
For all credentialing information and questions, please visit the CTC website, where you can find:
Please note that only the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) can provide answers and information related to the licensing and credentialing of professional educators in the State.