NYSAECTE Advocacy Statements
OCFS Field Experience Student Regulations (2020)
This letter is intended to explain the OCFS regulations concerning field experience students placed in childcare settings. It explains that students may be counted as "visitors."
Early Childhood Extension Recommendations (2019)
This document provides recommendations for an early childhood extension for individuals who earned Childhood Teacher Certification and are interested in seeking an Early Childhood (B - Grade 2) certification.
Early Childhood Content Specialty Test (2017)
This a proposal to revise the New York State Multi-Subject Content Specialty Test (CST) for Early Childhood Education (birth - grade 2).
School Administrator Proposal
This is a proposal for the support of policy and legislation on initial certification of professional school building and district administration.