Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

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Whether the goal is to obtain a teaching license, add to an existing license, renew a license or learn about licensure exceptions, the Arkansas Department of Education offers key resources and information. Based on the spelling of your last name (and certain conditions such as out-of-country applications), contact an advisor from the list below for information related to educator licensure in Arkansas.

Advisors

Last Name Begins with: A, G, T, Z and Out-of-Country Applications
Isrechea Bolden
501-682-4342
Last Name Begins with: C, M
Charles Brad Williams
501-682-4342
Last Name Begins with: D, H
Maureen Harness
501-682-4342
Last Name Begins with: F, J, P, Q, U, V
Amy Tucker
501-682-4342
Last Name Begins with: S, W, and Provisional Professional Teaching License
Dr. Luci Jackson
501-682-4342
Last Name Begins with: B, X, R and Career and Technical Permits
Annette Childs
501-682-4342
Last Name Begins with: O, E, I, K, L, N, Y
Bobbie Olles
501-682-4342
 
Melissa Jacks
Licensure Manager
501-683-0169
David Baca
Licensure Coordinator
501-371-1576
Andy Sullivan
Director of Licensure
501-682-2155
 

 

Contact Us!

Office of Educator Licensure
Four Capitol Mall, Room 106-B
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-4342
Fax: 501-682-4898
Email: ade.educatorlicensure@arkansas.gov

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