MN Gov. Dayton Signs Alternative Teacher Certification Bill By Jacob Wheeler | March 7, 2011 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Education Subscribe to Education Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton Watch live streaming video from theuptake at livestream.com Today, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signed Senate File 40 into law. SF40 is the result of bipartisan work and compromise, resulting in a rigorous, high-quality, alternative pathway to teacher certification. Governor Dayton was joined by Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius and a bipartisan group of Legislators. Afterward, Dayton spoke to Minnesota schoolchildren. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.