non·​cer·​ti·​fied | \ ˌnän-ˈsər-tə-ˌfīd How to pronounce noncertified (audio) \

Definition of noncertified

: not having earned certification : not certified noncertified substitute teachers

Examples of noncertified in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Unlike district schools, charters are allowed to hire noncertified teachers and principals. Craig Harris, azcentral, "Charter school 101: Common questions about Arizona's charters answered," 18 Nov. 2019 The final audit included a state investigation into the district's use of noncertified staff. Mandy Mclaren, The Courier-Journal, "State takeover of JCPS: What the audit says and the district has done," 7 May 2018 Under current rules, units in noncertified buildings are ineligible for FHA mortgages. Kenneth R. Harney,, "Low-down-payment condo mortgages could be making a comeback," 24 May 2017 Wills is demolishing the two noncertified houses at the end of the row, with the aim of creating a large building site. Inga Saffron,, "Philadelphia's preservation reform effort has lost its way | Inga Saffron," 29 Mar. 2018 Arizona had previously allowed noncertified teachers to be hired in fields such as math and science, but this new law opens the door across subject lines. Valerie Strauss, Washington Post, "In Arizona, teachers can now be hired with absolutely no training in how to teach," 14 May 2017

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1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncertified.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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