Non-Traditional Routes for Candidates
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Candidates who hold a Bachelor's degree may utilize a non-traditional route to teacher certification.
American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE)
A computer-based route designed as an avenue to enter the teaching profession or to add additional certificates or endorsements to an already existing Idaho teaching credential. The candidate must first hold a Bachelor’s degree.
Teach For America (TFA)
Teach for America is a program designed to enlist college graduates with a Bachelor’s degree to teach in low-income communities for two years.
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