Teacher Certification Program
Black Hall 128-1

(509) 963-2661

COVID-19 Office Availability

Due to Ellensburg Main Campus closures, the Teacher Certification Program is working remotely. At this time the office is closed without an appointment. Please e-mail your questions to for help. We will update office hours and contact information when we return full time to the office.

We Are Here to Help!

Please send us you questions and we will make sure to get your question to the appropriate department if the answer is not in our program scope. Please include your Student ID number in communications.

Please contact Danielle if you have questions about:

  • Student Teaching Clearance
  • NES/WEST-E tests and test vouchers
  • edTPA vouchers
  • Final recommendations to OSPI
  • Alumni Program Verification questions
  • Endorsement Only Program

Danielle Tushkov
Teacher Certification Specialist
Full Bio

Please contact Traci if you have questions about:

  • Teacher Certification Program application
  • WEST-B tests and test vouchers
  • Fingerprinting

Traci Pantano
Teacher Certification Program Coordinator
Full Bio

Updated 2/24/2021