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Teacher Standards and Practices Commission

TSPC’s mission is to ensure Oregon schools have access to well trained, effective and accountable education professionals so all students have the opportunity to reach their full potential.


Application Processing Status

All applications are processed in the order they are received.  Every application is subject to a background check but not all background checks require fingerprints.  More information about fingerprinting.

Processing Times:

Background checks: February 13, 2024


Evaluations (background is cleared): February 5, 2024

eLicensing Status Definitions


What's New

click-calendar_02.pngStarting in January, TSPC is implementing a Telephone Consultation service for applicants and licensees.  Time slots for consultations will be limited.

To schedule a 15 minute phone call with a Public Service Representative, click here for more information.