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1.0 Content

1.1 This regulation shall apply to the requirements for a Standard Certificate, pursuant to 14 Del.C. §1220(a), for Driver Education and Traffic Safety Education Teacher.

1.2 Except as otherwise provided, the requirements set forth in 14 DE Admin. Code 1505 Standard Certificate, including any subsequent amendment or revision thereto, are incorporated herein by reference.

16 DE Reg. 628 (12/01/12)

 

2.0 Definitions

The definitions set forth in 14 DE Admin. Code 1505 Standard Certificate, including any subsequent amendment or revision thereto, are incorporated herein by reference.

16 DE Reg. 628 (12/01/12)

 

3.0 Standard Certificate

3.1 In accordance with 14 Del.C. §1220(a), the Department shall issue a Standard Certificate as a Driver Education and Traffic Safety Education Teacher to an educator who has met the following:

3.1.1 Holds a valid Delaware Initial, Continuing, or Advanced License or a Standard or Professional Status Certificate issued by the Department prior to August 31, 2003; and

3.1.2 Has met the requirements as set forth in 14 DE Admin. Code 1505 Standard Certificate, including any subsequent amendment or revision thereto; and

3.1.3 Has satisfied the additional requirements in this regulation.

16 DE Reg. 628 (12/01/12)

21 DE Reg. 324 (10/01/17)

 

4.0 Additional Requirements

4.1 An educator shall also have met the following:

4.1.1 Education requirements:

4.1.1.1 A minimum of twenty-one (21) credits, taken either as part of a degree program or in addition to it from a regionally accredited college or university, or their equivalent in professional development approved by the Department in the following areas:

4.1.1.1.1 Human Development (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.2 Identifying and Treating Exceptionalities (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.3 Effective Teaching Strategies (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.4 Cultural Diversity (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.5 Driver Education, Methods and Materials (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.6 Driver Education, In Car Training (3 credits); and

4.1.1.1.7 Three (3) credits selected from one (1) of the following areas:

4.1.1.1.7.1 Alcohol and Drug Education (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.7.2 Current Issues in Driver Education (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.7.3 Problems in Driver and Safety Education (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.7.4 First Aid (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.7.5 Teaching Students with Disabilities (3 credits);

4.1.1.1.7.6 Education for Safe Living (3 credits); or

4.1.1.1.7.7 Technology and Teaching Driver's Education.

4.1.2 Driver’s License Requirements.

4.1.2.1 The applicant shall hold a valid driver's license.

4.1.2.2 The applicant’s driving record shall have no more than five (5) points total from Delaware or any other jurisdiction at the time of application.

4.1.2.3 The applicant’s driver’s license shall not have been suspended, revoked, or disqualified in Delaware or any other jurisdiction in the last five (5) years and the applicant’s driver’s license shall remain valid for the duration of the applicant’s employment under this Standard Certificate.

4.1.3 The educator shall notify the Department immediately if they fail to meet the Driver’s License Requirements.

4.1.4 Testing Requirement:

4.1.4.1 The applicant is not required to take and achieve a passing score on an examination of content knowledge.

9 DE Reg. 545 (10/01/05)

Renumbered effective 06/01/07 - see Conversion Table

16 DE Reg. 628 (12/01/12)

21 DE Reg. 324 (10/01/17)

 

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