Teacher Certification Office

  • The Monroe #1 BOCES Regional Certification Office works in conjunction with the New York State Education Department to provide assistance and process the online applications of candidates for New York State Certification for Teaching Assistant, Non-Teacher Coaching, and Professional, Additional, and Individual Evaluation for Teaching and Pupil Personnel. The certification specialist can advise on requirements for certification, evaluate credentials for the titles listed above, and offer expedited processing of these applications. The Monroe #1 BOCES Regional Certification Office provides assistance and acts as a resource to component school districts on the eastside of the Genesee River.

For Certification Assistance

  • Monroe One BOCES is currently conducting a search to fill the open Regional Certification Officer position with our organization. Although the position is located at Monroe One BOCES, the individual Regional Certification Officer is specifically trained by New York State to answer questions related to certifications. We apologize for any inconvenience while we undergo this search. As soon as we have the position filled, we will update the website to reflect the appropriate contact information. In the meantime, we would encourage inquiries be directed to the New York State Office of Teaching Initiatives—tcert@mail.nysed.gov or call the public help line 518-474-3901. All other information on our Webpage related to certifications, specific requirements, and helpful links remain active and accurate.