Highly Qualified Information
NOTE: This information is outdated and will be updated in the near future, based on upcoming guidance provided by the State of Alaska Department of Education regarding the new E.S.S.A. legislation. See https://education.alaska.gov/akessa/ for more information.
Information about the No Child Left Behind act and how the "Highly Qualified" designation affects teachers.
Highly Qualified Forms and Q&A's
All you need to know about Highly Qualified and the related forms and documents posted on the Alaska Education and Early Childhood website. This link includes information on Paraprofessionals and the ParaPro Assessment.
Reimbursement for fees paid to take the PRAXIS II
District teachers who are not already Highly Qualified in the core subjects they teach or are planning to teach may be reimbursed for taking the PRAXIS II.
PRAXIS test information