Educational Instruction & Leadership

Helpful Links

The following websites provide information concerning educator certification:


Oklahoma State Department of Education

Office of Educational Quality and Accountability

Certificate Examinations for Oklahoma Educators (OGET, OSAT, OPTE)


Texas Education Agency

State Board for Educator Certification

The following organizations provide support for academics at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.¬† To visit an organization’s website, please click on the link below.

Oklahoma Regents for Higher Education

Regional University System of Oklahoma Regents

The following organizations publish research, establish standards for specific disciplines and provide support for teaching and scholarly productivity for faculty.  Please feel free to visit these sites by clicking the links below:

CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation)

AACTE (American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education)

ALER (Association of Literacy Educators and Researchers)

ASCD (Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development)

CEC (Council for Exceptional Children)

ELA (Education Law Association)

ILA (International Reading Association)

ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education)

LearningForward (Learning Forward, formerly the National Staff Development Council)

NPBEA (National Policy Board for Educational Administration – ELCC)