Wyoming Department of Education > For Teachers > Certification

Learn more about the Wyoming Teacher Apprenticeship Initiative.

In Wyoming, teachers are certified by the Professional Teaching Standards Board (PTSB), an agency independent from the Wyoming Department of Education (WDE).  The PTSB contact information is:

Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board
2001 Capitol Avenue, Emerson Building, Room #128, Cheyenne, WY 82002

Certified and Uncertified Staff (e.g. administrators, teachers, counselors, support staff, coaches, paraprofessionals, etc.)  Assignment Questions

Annually, as a component of school district accreditation, the WDE verifies that all certified staff (e.g. administrators, teachers, support staff, coaches, etc.)  are appropriately assigned for the subject area and grade level(s) they are assigned to, and that all courses offered by Wyoming schools are taught by a Wyoming certified teacher.

The WDE contacts are:

Accreditation Education Consultant
Stephanie Benboe

SSOS Program Specialist
Beth Lougee


Frequently Asked Questions

Who do I contact when I have questions regarding getting certified or adding an endorsement in Wyoming?   Please contact the PTSB 307-777-7291

Who do I contact when I have questions regarding staff assignments related to the WDE 602/652? Please contact Stephanie Benboe at 307-777-6198. If you are unable to contact, please contact Beth Lougee at 307-777-7322.

Who do I contact for questions regarding Virtual Education?
Contact Lori Thilmany at 307-777-7418.