Requests for name changes on certifications should be mailed to the RIDE Certification Office at:

Rhode Island Department of Education

Office of Educator Quality and Certification

255 Westminster Street, 4th Floor

Providence, RI 02903-3400

or emailed to:

Please include proof of the name change.  Please DO NOT include anything with any part of your social security number.  If you are mailing the documentation, please mark "name change" on the envelope.