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Educator Preparation Institute (EPI): Getting Started

Library resources for students seeking Teacher's Certification.

EPI library resources

Welcome to this SCF library guide

What is the EPI?

The EPI is an alternative route that leads to full Professional Certification to become educators in the state of Florida for grades Pre-Kindergarten to 12th grade. It is designed for those who hold a Bachelor's Degree outside of the field of education.  This certification is used by the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE.)

For information about the program, contact:

EPI Coordinator: Araceli Cumbo (941) 408-1481 - 


About this Guide:

This guide was created by the SCF Libraries to support the research and information needs of students in the EPI program.

Please contact an SCF Librarian if you need assistance with online resources or library services.

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