Most Recently Amended by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education: June 28, 2022
(1) Application. The Subject Matter Knowledge Requirements are used by sponsoring organizations in designing their teacher preparation programs and in preparing their candidates. The subject matter knowledge requirements are also used by the Department in reviewing programs seeking state approval, and as the basis for the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure.
(2) Requirements. The Department shall publish guidelines with detailed subject matter knowledge requirements for licenses set forth in 7.04 (3) (a), (b), (c) 5. and (d) 1. and 4.
M.G.L. c. 69, § 1B; c. 69, §§ 1J and 1K, as amended by St. 2010; c. 12, § 3; c. 71, §§ 38G, 38G ½; c. 71A, § 10; c. 76, § 19.
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Last Updated: July 1, 2022
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