Information about an employee’s certification through the West Virginia Department of Education can be accessed through https://wveis.k12.wv.us/certcheck/ . To secure downloadable forms for the certification process through the WVDE, visit http://wvde.state.wv.us/certification/forms/.
Alternative Routes to Teaching
National Board of Certified Teachers
One of the greatest rewards of the teaching profession is national certification. Additional information can be secured through www.nbpts.org/national-board-certification . Incentives for NBCT are offered through WVDE with information at http://wvde.state.wv.us/nationalboard/ . Harrison County’s policy regarding incentives for NBCT are identified in Policy 3211.
Highly Qualified Teachers
Reports on WV’s Highly Qualified Teachers can be accessed from the most recent to the 2006-07 academic year at http://wvde.state.wv.us/certification/data/hqt.php .
The percentages of HQT for individual counties and schools is available at this site as well.