Most forms below are to be used for documentation/verification purposes only. All applications for certification must be submitted online through the Teacher Information Management System (TIMS).
PDE 338 A - Used by out-of-state graduates to obtain a college/university verification when applying for Pennsylvania certification.
PDE 338 C - Used by the Pennsylvania program providers when recommending a graduate for certification.
PDE 338 CAC - Used by applicants who have been denied Pennsylvania certification and wish to appeal the decision.
PDE 338 ES - Used only if specifically requested by your reviewer when applying for a Vocational Emergency permit.
PDE 338 G - May be requested by a prospective employer for documentation/verification purposes.
PDE 338 P - Used by school entities to verify service for Level II.
PDE 338 PS - Used to apply for the Program Specialist - ESL Endorsement.
PDE 338 R-4 - Used to file an appeal of the Department's Notice of Inactive Certification for failure to meet Act 48 Professional Development requirements.
PDE 338 U - Used by educators who were certified prior to 1967, have no educator record in TIMS, but have a copy of their certificate.
PDE 338 V - Used by school entities to verify any professional experience.
PDE 338 VB - Used to verify business work experience when applying for a Superintendent's Commission or Commission Qualification Letter.
PDE 426 and 426A - Semi-Annual Employee Evaluation and Attachment
PDE 427 and 427A - Instructional I to Instructional II Assessment and Attachment
PDE 428 and 428A - Employee Evaluation Form for Instructional II Teachers and Attachment
PDE 430 - Student Teacher Assessment
PDE 430A - Student Teacher Assessment Attachment