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You can obtain a Statement of Professional Standing from:
Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs (DUO), Diploma-erkenning & Legalisatie, Kempkensberg 10, Postbus 30157, 9700 LJ Groningen, The Netherlands
Letter from the last school taught in Netherlands.
A Statement of Professional Standing is a letter from a licensing body or an education ministry that says your right to teach has never been suspended, revoked or cancelled.
The Statement of Professional Standing provides the Ontario College of Teachers with information regarding your past professional practice as a teacher. For example, it tells the College whether your authorization to teach has ever been taken away for disciplinary reasons or whether you would still be welcome to teach in that country, province or state.
You must arrange to have this statement sent to the College from the jurisdiction where you completed your teacher education and from every jurisdiction in which you have been certified to teach.
The statement must:
The College recognizes some jurisdictions have no central authority governing the teaching profession. In these instances the College will accept other documents.
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