Whether the goal is to obtain a teaching license, add to an existing license, renew a license or learn about licensure exceptions, the Arkansas Department of Education offers key resources and information. Click on the following links related to educator licensure in Arkansas.
For information concerning the Professional Licensure Standards Board (PLSB), the Code of Ethics for Arkansas Educators, and discipline, please go to PLSB/Professional Ethics/Discipline.
Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.Learn More
Find critical information about renewing Arkansas educator licenses, adding areas of licensure, licensing by reciprocity from other states, background checks and more.Learn More