Our Certification Office
The Dutchess BOCES Regional Certification Office is temporarily closed due to staffing changes.
In the future, all paperwork should be forwarded to the following address at the State Education Department.
Please be assured that your concerns are important to Dutchess BOCES and every effort has been made to insure that your paperwork will be processed by the State Education Department.
Contact Information:
New York State Education Department
Office of Teaching Initiatives,
Room 5N EB
89 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12234
- Please be sure that all paperwork has identifying information
   i.e. DOB and last 4 digits of SS#
- Emails should be sent to tcert@nysed.gov   
   (put “Coaching” in the subject line if applicable)

- Telephone inquiries (518) 474-3901