All Florida school districts offer an alternative professional pedagogical (teaching)preparation program for newly hired educators. Admission into an alternative certification program is governed by each Florida school district. For more detailed information regarding alternative certification with links to each of Florida’s school districts, please visit the following website:
www.altcertflorida.org. Alternately, for information on the American Board's alternative certification option, please visit http://www.abcte.org/teach/florida.