Percentage of public elementary and secondary school teachers who have regular certification or probationary certification (only requiring fulfillment of a probationary employment period.


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Source: National Center for Education Statistics, Schools and Staffing Survey; National Teacher and Principal Survey

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from United States statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from American statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other American-specific metadata information.

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