POLICIES AND LEGAL RESPONSIBILITIES

LEGAL RESPONSIBILITIES - NJ DOE Criminal History Review

As part of your coursework you will be working within schools to learn about teaching and learning and apply what you learn in class. As part of being a teacher candidate and working within schools you will need to complete a NJ DOE Criminal History Review using the William Paterson University identification code before being permitted to participate in any clinical experiences.

How do I complete a NJ DOE Criminal History Review using the William Paterson University identification code?

  1. If you have never been finger printed for the NJ DOE (for a school position including substitute, bus driver, aide, coach etc.)
  • New Applicant Request: Follow the directions these directions for being finger printed using WP reporting codes: County Code: 31, District Code: 7310, School Code 001.

  1. If you have been finger printed for the NJ DOE for a school position other than a bus driver or substitute teacher
  • Archive your fingerprints using these directions using WP reporting codes: County Code: 31, District Code: 7310, School Code 001. 

  1. If you have been finger printed for the NJ DOE for a bus driver or substitute teacher school
  • Transfer your fingerprints using these directions using WP reporting codes: County Code: 31, District Code: 7310, School Code 001.

 

How do I get my Criminal History Review results?

Applicant Approval Employment History: Print out the Employee Approval Form, the result of the Criminal History Review.

 

POLICIES for CLINICAL EXPERIENCES 

The policies for clinical experiences are designed and written to provide all candidates with the appropriate clinical experiences and protocols.