Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

Read Bio  
A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Resources for Educator Preparation Program Approval


Becoming a Teacher or School Leader button Educator Licensure button Educator Support and Development button Educator Workforce Resources and Data

Educator Preparation Program Information at Arkansas Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs)

Educator Preparation Program Information for Other Providers

Standards for Educator Licensure

For course alignments, go to Matrix Templates for Course Alignment.

For more information, please contact:

Sharlee Crowson, Educator Preparation Advisor
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall, Room 108-B
Little Rock, AR  72201
Phone: 501-683-1524
Fax: 501-682-1193

State Standards

Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.

Learn More

Licensure & Certification

Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.

Learn More


Learn More


Learn More