FTCE Competencies and Skills


Current Competencies and Skills: Twentieth Edition

The Competencies and Skills Required for Teacher Certification in Florida is a publication produced by the Florida Department of Education. It includes a comprehensive listing of Florida’s requirements for demonstrating competency and knowledge in the areas of Professional Education, General Knowledge, and the subject areas listed below. You can view the statewide memorandum announcing the implementation (PDF) of the 20th edition competencies and skills.

The competencies and skills are available on the Internet in Adobe.pdf format and require the Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or above to view them.

Follow this link to view the Complete Competencies and Skills, Twentieth Edition (PDF) required for teacher certification in the subject areas below.

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