South Dakota Department of Education

800 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD

(605) 773-3134
Website:  Certification: Educator Overview

Those that have completed an approved teacher preparation program and hold a valid license are eligible for reciprocity. A 1-year provisional certificate is available to allow for completion of the South Dakota Indian Studies requirement.

Requirements for Reciprocity Based on Completion of Approved Educator Program

Steps to Complete the Initial Application

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