School Financial Services 

National Board Certification – Master Teacher Program

The Mississippi Legislature provides funding for the National Board Certification Program as authorized by MS Code §37-19-7.  The annual supplement is paid to five certification areas including:

  • NBPTS – National Board for Professional Teaching Standards
  • CCC – Certificate of Clinical Competence issued by the American Speech & Hearing Association
  • NCSC – National Certified School Counselor issued by the National Counselor’s Association
  • NCSN – National Certified School Nurse (Limited to 35 supplements)
  • CALT – Certified Academic Language Therapist (limited to 20 supplements)

Candidates may also receive reimbursement for the costs of the certification testing process, consistent with the MS Code and the MDE.  For more information, please choose from the following links:

2017-2018 MSIS-National Board Instructions

National Board Cover Letter

MSIS-National Board Certification Instructions

Policy and Procedures

Notes on Documentation

2017-2018 Request for Funds Form 


Office of School Financial Services     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-3294     Fax: (601) 359-3414

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