Welcome to the Washington ProTeach Portfolio

About the Assessment

The ProTeach Portfolio is an evidence-based assessment designed for teachers seeking the Washington professional certificate. It evaluates teachers on their ability to impact student* learning as stated in the 3 standards — effective teaching, professional development and professional contributions — and 12 criteria for the professional certificate approved by the Professional Educator Standards Board (PESB).

Learn more about the ProTeach Portfolio

Portfolio Development Resources

Guides & Documentation — Information about the rubrics, entry directions, student* voice, writing guidelines, online authoring of submissions, selecting and attaching artifacts, technical tips and more.

WA Residency Certificate Timeline

For important information, please visit the Professional Educator Standards Board (PESB) website and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction's (OSPI) Certification webpage.


ProTeach Portfolio Contact Center

The center has experienced representatives ready to assist with your questions, from registration through submission and score reporting.

Phone: 1-888-977-6824
Email: waproteach@ets.org
Hours: Monday–Thursday 8 a.m.–5 p.m. PT
Friday 8 a.m.–4 p.m. PT*

* Friday May 24, 2019 through Friday August 30, 2019 Call Center will close at 2 p.m. PT

For Support Providers ONLY

Support Providers Forum 2017 Recording

See Below for links

Preparing Candidates >

This section is for individuals who support and guide teachers through the completion of the ProTeach Portfolio.

2016 & 2017 Support Provider Forums (Available to all)

View the June 2017 Support Provider Forum

Download the June 2017 Support Provider Forum

View the June 2016 Support Providers Forum >

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