FTCE Competencies and Skills


Current Competencies and Skills: Twenty-Third Edition

The Competencies and Skills Required for Teacher Certification in Florida is a publication produced by the Florida Department of Education. It includes a comprehensive listing of Florida’s requirements for demonstrating competency and knowledge in the areas of Professional Education, General Knowledge, and the subject areas listed below.

The competencies and skills are available on the Internet in Adobe.pdf format and require the Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or above to view them.

Follow this link to view the Complete Competencies and Skills, Twenty-Third Edition (PDF) required for teacher certification.

Competencies and Skills: Previous Editions

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