Certification: National Board Certification - Mathematics - Early Adolescence

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The Middle Childhood through Early Adolescence/Mathematics Standards Committee recommends twelve standards for National Board Certification in each of these two fields. The standards have been sequenced to facilitate understanding, not to assign priorities. In fact, in the course of quality mathematics teaching, accomplished teachers often demonstrate several of these standards concurrently as they skillfully weave their knowledge, skills, and dispositions into a rich tapestry of accomplished practice.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?
Renewal Required?
Every 10 Year(s)
Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)?


The certification corresponds to a specialty within a recognized occupation. For example, Oncology Nurse and Pediatric Nurse are specialties within the nursing field, so Certified Oncology Nurse and Certified Pediatric Nurse would be classified as specialty certifications.