News and Events
LIVESCAN fingerprinting is now available: The Hofstra community has the opportunity to be fingerprinted for field placements and New York State certification using LIVESCAN. LIVESCAN is a digital imaging system which captures fingerprints to be sent to the appropriate state agencies for clearance. This clearance typically takes 48-72 hours and is the quickest and most efficient way for fingerprints to be processed. Visit our fingerprinting page for more information on how to register for an appointment!
DASAHofstra University is now an official registered provider of the NEW Educational Law Seminar Training in Harassment, Bullying and Discrimination Prevention and Intervention (DASA) in accordance with Education Law Article 2 Sections 10-18. Contact our office for more information: 516-463-5747.
Teacher and School Building Leader Candidates graduating May 2014 or after will need to pass a new set of New York State Teacher Certification Examinations (NYSTCE’s). Candidates graduating in May 2013 or after should take the new set of exams. The Educating All Students (EAS) and Academic Literacy Skills Test (ALST) are now available. To register for the exams, please visit the NYSTCE website. Updated information on the testing changes can be found on the State’s website.