Testing Requirements for North Carolina Licensure

FOR SECONDARY, SECOND LANGUAGE AND SCHOOL COUNSELING LICENSURE APPLICANTS:

Testing Changes Effective July 1, 2014

Praxis II tests will be required for all applicants for an initial teaching license as mandated by recent legislative action.  The State Board of Education approved the recommendation that the policy will go into effect for candidates completing licensure/program requirements on/after July 1, 2014.

For answers to most of your Praxis II questions please refer to the  ETS website.  For other questions please contact the Licensure Officer, Tracy Stegman.

FOR ELEMENTARY EDUCATION LICENSURE APPLICANTS:

Effective October 1, 2014 – Elementart Education initial teaching licensure candidates must pass the Pearson Foundations of Reading and General Curriculum exams *Prior to being recommended for licensure by the Wake Forest Department of Education.  These exams are used to meet the federal requirement of highly qualified.

 

For more information visit: NC Foundations of Reading and General Curriculum or contact Tracy Stegman.