Provisional license may be available to MAT program candidates who complete a few additional criteria and secure a teaching position in an accredited public, private, or charter school.

 Steps to Securing a Teaching License through the MAT Program

 Provisional Licensure Forms

Additional Resources

Arkansas IDEAS Portal

Registration process and training information for professional development needed prior to receiving a provisional licensure.

Mandatory Reporting Training

The Arkansas Department of Education now requires all applicants for an Arkansas teaching license to complete training on the state's mandatory reporting laws.  Teachers are mandated by law to report any suspicion of child maltreatment. Know your responsibility.  To access this training, go to http://ideas.aetn.org/ and click on "Pre-licensed Educators" to register for the training. NOTE:  Upon completing the training, print the certificate as evidence of your completion.

Youth Suicide Prevention Training

The Arkansas Department of Education now requires all applicants for an Arkansas teaching license to complete training on youth suicide prevention.  Know your responsibility.  To access this training, go to http://ideas.aetn.org/ and click on "Pre-licensed Educators" to register for the training. NOTE:  Upon completing the training, print the certificate as evidence of your completion.

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