Delaware Professional Standards Board

  • Our Mission

    The mission of the Delaware Professional Standards Board is to assure competence and promote excellence among professional educators to meet the needs of the community of learners in the state.

    Byron Murphy, Chairperson

  • Regulations and Assessment Adoptions

    Pending Final Action by the State Board of Education – Effective Ten Days After Publish

    • 1501 - Knowledge, Skills, and Responsibility Based Salary Supplements for Educators
    • 1549 - Dance Teacher
    • 1558 - Theatre Teacher
    • 1560 - Visual Arts Teacher
    • 1563 - Music Teacher

    Register of Regulations – Published for Public Comment

    • 1522 - Elementary School Counselor
    • 1545 - Secondary School Counselor


    • 1521 – Elementary Teacher
    • 1571 - Special Education Teacher of Students with Disabilities
    • 1573 – Teacher of Students with Autism or with Sever Intellectual Disabilities
    • 1574 – Teacher of Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
    • 1575 -  Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments

    Professional Standards Board Regulations

    Approved Examinations and Assessments

Professional Standards Board Members

Name Position Email
Byron Murphy Administrator / PSB Chairperson
David Kohan Teacher / PSB Vice Chairperson
Gerald Allen Administrator
Amber Augustus Teacher
Celeste Bunting Administrator
Jennifer Campbell Teacher
Earle Dempsey School Board Member
Terri Eros Teacher
Holly Grandfield Teacher
Darren Guido Administrator
Sandra Hall Teacher
Fran O'Malley Higher Education
Darlene O'Neill Parent
Loretta Phipps-Greig Parent
Mary Pinkston Teacher
Sue Smith School Nurse
Laura Makransky DAG for the Board
Kathleen Smith Administrative Assistant
Linnea Bradshaw Executive Director
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