Welcome to the Education Professional Standards Board of Kentucky!
The Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) is charged with establishing standards of performance both for preparation programs and practitioners; accrediting educator preparation providers and approving educator preparation programs at colleges, universities, local school districts, and private contractors; selecting assessments for teachers and administrators; overseeing internship programs for new teachers and new principals; administering Kentucky's National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certification; and issuing, renewing, suspending, and revoking Kentucky certificates for professional school personnel.
This division is responsible for educator program approval, teacher candidate assessments and internship.Read More
This division oversees all educator certification and renewals.Read More
This division investigates and prosecutes all cases of educator misconduct.Read More
The vision of the EPSB is that "every public school teacher and administrator in Kentucky is an accomplished professional committed to helping all children become productive members of a global society."Read More