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Highly Qualified Data Collection

Highly Qualified On-line System (HQOS)


2014-2015 Changes to HQOS and Staff Assignment File

2014-2015 Highly Qualified Reporting Fact Sheet (pdf)

For more information on reporting core content teachers in the staff interchange, please go to:


Fall 2013 NCLB HQ Requirements Training Materials

Presentation Slides Presentation with Audio
Highly Qualified Rules Highly Qualified Rules

Human Resource Data Collection
(Note: This is an annual collection that provides CDE with the necessary information to determine whether every core academic class is taught by a Highly Qualified Teacher.)


For Additional Information Contact:

Jennifer Phillips Simons
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