Educator should not be denied Georgia certificate based solely on surrendering certificate in another state
Docket Number: 2221278 , Decision Date: June 24, 2022
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The Court ruled that an educator who had surrendered his teaching certificate in New York State should still be eligible for a teacher certification in Georgia. The Court based its ruling on the fact that the New York disciplinary proceedings did not allege any misconduct; rather, they were based on a separate disciplinary action that had taken place in Florida more than 20 years ago.