Local Education Agency (LEA) Alternate Pathway to Professional Educator License (APPEL)


The resources on this page are intended for Utah districts and charter schools. If you are an individual seeking licensure in Utah, go to Associate Educator License (AEL).

LEAs, please utilize the following resources in preparing your application to become an approved APPEL program provider. Additional resources will be added in the future.


APPEL Program Application Guidance

APPEL Program Schedule Guidance

APPEL LEA Model Program Framework 2020

APPEL LEA Program Approval Application 2020

Utah Pedagogical Performance Assessment Standards

Completed program approval applications should be e-mailed in a PDF format to shawnda.moss@schools.utah.gov.