Administrative Certificate Renewal Requirement

In conjunction with the passage of the Career Ladder legislation H296 (2015), lawmakers amended Idaho Code §33-1204 to include a coursework requirement for all Idaho administrators seeking renewal of their administrative certificate. In addition to a lab component to ensure rater–reliability in evaluation, the required coursework must also include the following.

Understanding Professional Practice in Idaho Evaluation
  • Gathering accurate evidence and artifacts
  • Understanding and using the Framework rubric with fidelity
  • Proof of calibration and interrater reliability
  • Ability to provide effective feedback for teacher growth
  • Understanding and advising teachers on the IPLP and portfolio development
Understanding Student Achievement/Growth in Idaho Evaluation
  • Understanding how student growth measures impact summative evaluation
  • Proficiency in assessment literacy

Resources for Administrators

Approved Courses and Contact Information

Assessment Literacy Resources