The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 50
A practical business advantage is afforded to graduates of the Normal Department of the University in their receiving from the State Superintendent of Public Schools, State Certificates, entitling them to teach, upon proper contract with the local board, in any county of the State without re-examination. The language of the State Superintendent on this point is as follows:
"To graduates from your full course. I will issue State Certificates (on parchment [unclear: and] permanent). To those from your lower course (the Pe. P's), a special for three years."
This secures to all our graduates, about to enter upon their professional duties, legal certificates, upon which valid contracts may be made with Boards of [unclear: Director?,]