Requirements - First Issuance
Two years of successful teaching in an Iowa public school, or 3 years in an accredited private or out-of-state setting.
Full teaching instruction within grade levels and endorsements listed on the license. Also holds substitute authority including long-term subbing.
Verification of a Master's degree or higher, at least 10 years of PK-12 licensed experience, and the mandatory reporter training for child and dependent adult abuse.
Yes - if more time is needed to complete renewal requirements.
Once the requirements have been met for the master educator license, you may apply to convert from a Standard to a Master Educator license. Cannot apply to convert until one year prior to standard expiration date.