Adding a Credential

Some areas in education require an additional credential issued by the ND Department of Public Instruction. Although DPI is a separate agency, we share access to the ND Teach site. Areas requiring an additional credential to be added to an Educator's License are shown below: 

 Type of Credential  DPI Contact Person   Phone Number  Email 
 Principal  Carol Harmsen  701-328-2266  charmsen@nd.gov
 Superintendent  Carol Harmsen  701-328-2266  charmsen@nd.gov
 Librarian  Carol Harmsen  701-328-2266  charmsen@nd.gov
 School Counselor  Jim Upgren  701-328-2244  jimupgren@nd.gov
 Title I   Sandy Peterson  701-328-2170  smpeterson@nd.gov
 Special Ed Director  Michelle Souther  701-328-2652  msouther@nd.gov

 

An educator can apply for one of these additional credentials by logging into their ND Teach account here. Once logged in, click "Begin New Application" then "Add or Renew Credential - DPI Responsible".