Forms and Contact Information

  • PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS FOR CURRENT MCPS EDUCATORS AND CONTRACTED OR CHARTER EMPLOYEES

    Current educators affiliated with a district cannot pay online for renewals, or additions of a bachelor-level subject area/endorsement. Available options of payment are payroll deduction using the Employment Services Division (ESD) payroll deduction form, or payment by credit card. Acceptable credit cards include Visa, Master Card, American Express or Discover.

    After completion of the DOE online application, please complete the Payroll Deduction Authorization form. Your application will not be processed until this form is received in the ESD Certification Office. This form may be sent to the ESD Certification Office via e-mail to: Robert.Grissom@marion.k12.fl.us

    Certification Application Payroll Deduction Authorization Form

    To pay by credit card, stop by our Certification Department during office hours.

    During June or July, educators may pay certification fees to MCPS Certification only via check, credit card, cash, or money order.

     

    Important Contacts

    DOE - Bureau of Educator Certification
    (800) 445-6739
    http://www.fldoe.org/teaching/certification/index.stml

    Call 850-245-9796 to set up a phone appointment.

    DOE- Testing Agency
    (413) 256-2893 or toll-free at 1-866-613-3281
    http://www.fl.nesinc.com
    For availability of exams, registration, preparation guides, and pass/fail results

    DOE- Student Financial Aid
    (888) 827-2004
    http://www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org
    For critical shortage area financial aid information

    CF University Center
    http://www.cf.edu/community/locations/uc/
    (352) 854-2322, ext. 1214

    American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence
    http://abcte.org/