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WVDE Staff Resources

Questions about the use of federal funds:

Melanie Purkey, Federal Programs Officer, 304-558-7805,

Questions about the use of state tuition reimbursement funds:

Christina Haymaker, Office of Certification Coordinator, 304-558-7843,

Questions about WVBE-approved licensure pathways (traditional, alternative and option 3):

Visit and contact Robert Mellace, Educator Development and Support Coordinator, 1-304-558-3119,

Have Questions About Teaching in WV?

Schedule a one-on-one with a qualified staff member.

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