Colorado Department of Education (CDE) Background Check
- All students
must complete field experience and student teaching as part of meeting
program requirements for Colorado State licensure and must have a
background check completed before they begin their field experience.
to see if you've met this CDE requirement: https://edx.cde.state.co.us/PublicEducatorSearch/DOBSearch.jsp
- Print and
submit that web page along with your application if you show the requirement has been met.
- If you have not met the fingerprint requirement, please contact the ASU Teacher Education program staff at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1.800.662.3382 and a fingerprint card and information will be sent to you.
The fingerprint card, fingerprint processing fee, and information sheet must be submitted to:
Rural Education - A.R.E.
208 Edgemont Blvd, Suite 3050
Alamosa, CO 81101
Note: CBI does not accept
personal checks or cash, only the following forms of payment will be accepted:
money orders, cashier's checks, Master Card, and Visa. If you would like to use
a credit card our office can forward the appropriate form to be completed.