Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
Purpose: Changes the middle level math/science endorsement into two separate endorsements - middle level math and middle level science.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 181-82A-202.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28A.410.210.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 07-16-050 on July 25, 2007.
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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Date Adopted: September 12, 2007.
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AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 07-08-030, filed 3/27/07, effective 4/27/07)
WAC 181-82A-202 Certificate endorsements. Teacher certificates shall be endorsed as follows:
(1) All levels:
(a) Bilingual education.
(b) Designated arts: Dance.
(c) Designated arts: Theatre arts.
(d) Designated arts: Music: Choral, instrumental or general.
(e) Designated arts, visual arts.
(f) Designated world languages.
(g) English as a second language.
(i) Library media.
(k) Special education.
(2) Early childhood:
(a) Early childhood education.
(b) Early childhood special education.
(3) Elementary education.
(4) Middle level:
(a) Middle level -- Humanities.
(b) Middle level -- ((
(c) Middle level -- Science.
(5) Secondary level:
(a) Designated science: Biology.
(b) Designated science: Chemistry.
(c) Designated science: Earth and space science.
(d) Designated science: Physics.
(e) Designated career and technical education: Agriculture education, business education, family and consumer sciences education, marketing education, and technology education.
(f) English language arts.
(j) Social studies.
(k) Traffic safety.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.410.210. 07-08-030, § 181-82A-202, filed 3/27/07, effective 4/27/07. 06-02-051, recodified as § 181-82A-202, filed 12/29/05, effective 1/1/06. Statutory Authority: Chapter 28A.410 RCW and RCW 28A.305.130 (1) through (4). 02-04-013, § 180-82A-202, filed 1/24/02, effective 2/24/02.]