The requirements for the standard School Administrator endorsement include a Commissioner-approved residency program while employed under the School Administrator Provisional Certificate. The residency program is overseen and supervised by NJASA-trained mentors, who provide individualized, collaborative and confidential support; supervise and verify each candidate’s completion of required experiences; and meet at least monthly face-to-face with the resident (NJAC 6A:9B-12.4).
The NJASA Mentor Training Program has been approved by the NJDOE to meet the mentor preparation requirements. NJASA will certify successful participants as mentors who will be authorized to recommend standard certification for School Administrator residents who satisfy the requirements.
Mentor Training Program Qualifications
All participants in the NJASA Mentor Training Program must
Training Program Content
This two-day training program will include the requirements of the NJ School Administrator Resident Program, the theoretical framework and program design, procedures and forms, opportunities to design and discuss individualized residency programs. For more details, please visit the “Residency” section on this site.