Teacher Certification

  • SDMC Certification team members partner with the Florida Bureau of Education to assist in the navigation of the Florida Educator Certification processes. They provide certification information and related services to administrators, educators, prospective educators, and other constituents.

    SDMC Certification team members are trained to explain current laws and rules governing eligibility for a Florida Educator Certificate, and to carry out their statutorily authorized certification responsibilities. They ensure that all educators within Manatee County are compliant with Florida laws pertaining to educator certification.

    If you have any questions on adding Reading Endorsement to your professional certificate, email certification@manateeschools.net.