SUICIDE PREVENTION REQUIREMENT:

 

As of July 1, 2013 - Ball State University may not issue an initial teaching license to an applicant (includes instructional, student services and administrative licenses) at any grade level unless the applicant shows evidence of successfully completed education and training on the prevention of child suicide and the recognition of signs that a student may be considering suicide. This requirement does not apply to a completed license application submitted and paid for BY JUNE 30, 2013 in the LVIS online application system, even though the license may not be processed by licensing advisors or Indiana Department of Education staff until July 1, 2013 or after.

State-approved Suicide Prevention Programs

*Please remember to keep completion certificates to upload into your LVIS licensing file.

If you have any concerns or questions, please contact the Office of Teacher Education Services and Clinical Practice at OTES@bsu.edu