Substitute Teaching, Inservice & Home Schooling
SUBSTITUTE TEACHING APPLICATIONS
Substitute teaching applications accepted for rural schools and Juvenile Detention:
Requires a fingerprint/background check, Tuberculosis test results from Flathead County Health Department or medical facility, and a completed application. Substitutes must be certified teachers, or hold a minimum of a BA degree. Substitute training is available.
Use the PIR link on our home page, or go to http://kalnet.io-solutions.com/pir
Certificate renewal with renewal units:
Class 2 Certificates-(Bachelor's Level)-60 units required, 40 of them must be from university course work, 20 may be renewal units. (1 semester credit=15 renewal units; 1 quarter credit =10 renewal units)
Class 1 Certificates-(Graduate Degrees)-60 units required, all may be from renewal units.
Renewal applications are available online at www.opi.mt.gov
New certificates or reciprocal applications should be
Office of Public Instruction
PO Box 202501
Helena, MT 59620-2501
Montana Law requires that the County Superintendent's Office is notified annually of your intent to home school . Notification/Information Packets are available in this office.
A library is maintained of textbooks and materials that may be checked out.