- About OCTP
- Program Accreditation
- Professional Development
- Certification Testing
- National Board Certification
- Meetings, Agendas and Minutes
In July 1997, under the guidelines established by the legislature in House Bill 1549, the Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation (OCTP) assumed responsibility for ensuring quality teacher preparation. OCTP is committed to providing all Oklahoma children access to qualified, caring, and competent teachers.
This landmark educational reform legislation set the stage for significant change through the following requirements:
The three-tiered approach to lifelong teacher education (preparation, assessment, and professional development) is the focus of the Commission's work.