CTLE ENL Overview & Requirements


  • Overview of new CTLE Requirements

    Professional Certificate Holders
    For those holding a professional certificate in the certificate title of English to speakers of other languages (all grades) or a holder of a bilingual extension under section 80-4.3 of this Title, shall be required to complete a minimum of 50 percent of the required CTLE clock hours in language acquisition aligned with the core content area of instruction taught, including a focus on best practices for co-teaching strategies, and integrating language and content instruction for English language learners; and 

    All Other Certificate Holders
    For all other certificate holders a minimum of 15 percent of the required CTLE clock hours shall be dedicated to language acquisition addressing the needs of English language learners, including a focus on best practices for co-teaching strategies, and integrating language and content instruction for such English language learners; and  

    Level III Teaching Assistant Certificate Holders
    For those holding a Level III Teaching Assistant certificate, a minimum of 15 percent of the required CTLE clock hours shall be dedicated to language acquisition addressing the needs of English language learners and integrating language and content instruction for such English language learners. 

    More Information

    http://www.highered.nysed.gov/tcert/resteachers/Registration_CTLE_home.html

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