GSU Teacher Preparation Program Completers Fall 2015 Announcement GSU Completers Fall 2015 Take: • GACE Ethics Program Entry Assessment (350) http://education.gsu.edu/admissions/graduate-admissions/gace-and-educator-ethics/ Complete and Submit: • COE– OAA Application for Preservice Certificate http://education.gsu.edu/student-services/office-of-academic-assistance/applying-forcertification/certification-requirements/ Complete: • • • • GACE Content Assessment GACE Ethics Program Exit Assessment (360) edTPA GSU Livetext Clinical Experience Assignment http://education.gsu.edu/admissions/graduate-admissions/gace-and-educator-ethics/ GACE assessments must be attempted prior to program completion and passed for candidates to be eligible for certification. edTPA must be passed for program completion and certification. Livetext Assignment with Mentor Teacher Certification ID must be submitted. COE-OAA Submits Eligible Candidates to the PSC as Program Completers Candidates Meeting Requirements receive Certificate of Eligibility. Complete GACE Program Entry Assessment and Prior to Applying for Preservice Certificate Complete GACE Content Assessment and GACE Ethics Exit Assessment prior to end of fall 2015 semester. These deadlines will ensure GSU can place candidates in the field and submit candidates as program completers to the GaPSC. Individuals cannot receive certification if they are not submitted to the PSC as a program completer. The Georgia Professional Standards Commission’s adoption of new policies has resulted in changes to your teacher certification program. • All candidates must take the GACE Ethics Program Entry Assessment (350)and obtain a Preservice Certificate prior to Field Placements. • All candidates must attempt the GACE Content Assessment and GACE Ethics Program Exit (360), and pass the edTPA to counted as a program completer. • Candidates’ cooperating teachers’ certification ID must be submitted to the PSC for candidates to be counted as a completer.