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Technology Education

Technology Education 2019-08-06T16:09:50-06:00

3- Licensure Code

Includes welding, drafting, industrial arts, woodworking, and any coursework specific to computers.


  • Beginning teachers adding the endorsement to an initial license must satisfy the requirements for the license which include 24-36 semester hours in technology education and pass the Content Knowledge Assessment (CKA) in Technology Education if available.

  • Teachers seeking to add the endorsement to an existing NM teaching license of any level can either:
    • Pass content exam if available; or

    • Earn 24-36 semester hours of credit in technology education (12 of the hours must be upper division credit if adding the endorsement to a secondary or pre k-12 specialty license); or

    • Be certified by the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards in technology education.

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Technology Education NMAC
Page last updated August 6, 2019