Welcome to the Office of Educator Licensing. Our mission is to efficiently and effectively issue licenses to Tennessee educators in compliance with Legislative Codes and State Board Rules and Regulations.
Please note that we do not establish licensing policies or have the authority to make exceptions or amendments to codes, rules and regulations.
To help us process applications efficiently, please wait at least 2 weeks after submitting your application before contacting our office with any concerns.
Office of Educator Licensing
Tennessee Department of Education
12th Floor, Andrew Johnson Tower
710 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243
Haliday Douglas, Director
Phone: (615) 532-4885
Fax: (615) 532-1448
Contact us: Education.Licensing@tn.gov
Please provide your full name and license number (if known) when contacting our office.