Testing For Native Language Teaching Certification

The Tribal Education Department will be testing community members seeking certification from the AZ Dept. of Education to teach the Akimel O'ptham language.

Application Deadline: September 22, 2023
Testing Date: Thursday, October 5, 2023

For more information contact Anthony Gray at the GRIC Tribal Education Department. 

Email: Anthony.Gray@gric.nsn.us
Phone: 520-562-3662


> At least 18 years of age
> Completed TED Application
> Copy of Tribal ID or Certificate of Indian Blood
> Valid Identity Verified Prints (IVP) Card
> Must be employed or have recently applied for employment with the Gila River Indian Community or an educational institute which services Gila River Indian Community Members.

>$60 Fee to be paid to the Arizona Department of Education

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