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A New Approach to  Certification


Northwest Educational Development is a PESB approved teacher certification program in Washington State.  Designed to be flexible, affordable, and accessible, the program has online modules and in-person coaching to help candidates become effective and efficient teachers.  Open entrance allows candidates to determine when they want to start, and the pace at which they want to learn.

Check out the Program Tour to learn more and see if NWED is a good fit for you and your goals!

Information Sessions

You can sign up for an online information session now!  Held every Tuesday at 4pm, space is limited so you can get all your questions answered. 

Sign up by 5pm Monday to reserve your spot.

Teacher Certification

Earn your teaching certificate with NWED!

NWED offers the following endorsements:

  • Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Early Childhood Education

  • Elementary Education

  • English Language Arts

  • Mathematics

  • Social Studies

  • Special Education

  • World Langauges

Professional Development

Teacher Retooling

Offering add-on endorsements in:

  • Early Childhood Education

  • Elementary Education

  • Special Education

Clock Hour Courses

Currently offering 12 options for teachers and administrators with more to come!

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