Programs with Affiliation Agreements (AA)

Preparation programs listed on this site have obtained an AA with the Hawaii Department of Education (HIDOE) required to place candidates in HIDOE schools. This agreement identifies the roles and responsibilities of the program, school and candidate prior to and during the placement period.


The AA does not guarantee that candidates completing an educator program listed on this site will be approved for a Hawaii teacher, school counselor or school librarian license. Questions regarding whether a program meets requirements for a Hawaii license, including out-of-state, online and "alternative route" programs, should be directed to the Hawaii Teacher Standards Board (HTSB) at​. HTSB issues individuals their Hawaii teacher, counselor and librarian license.  

​​​​​​Preparation Program Affiliation Agreement (AA)

Preparation programs are required to obtain an AA with the Hawaii Department of Education (HIDOE) prior to the placement of candidates at HIDOE sites.  Click here to view a list of programs with an AA, required processes and other information.

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Phone: 808-441-8339


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