When a candidate is hired, the district/school must register candidate into the Provisional Teacher Program and a provisional license is issued.
Mentoring and Formal Instruction
Mentoring: A full year of support by a school-based experienced teacher, including a meeting once per week for the first eight weeks of the program. Formal Instruction: at least 200 hours of instruction aligned with the New Jersey Professional Standards for Teachers concurrent with employment.
Supervision and Evaluation
At least two years of effective or highly effective evaluations under the AchieveNJ system.
Applicant will apply online for standard license and pay $100 administrative fee.
Provisional Teacher Program Training Mentoring Costs
- $1000 is paid to the teacher who serves as the experienced mentor over the duration of program.