Arkansas Teaching Performance Assessments
Arkansas initial licensure program candidates beginning demonstration teaching in Fall 2016, or any demonstration teaching cohort thereafter, must complete edTPA tasks as a requirement for graduation and recommendation for an initial Arkansas teaching license. The edTPA tasks are part of the WGU teacher preparation program. If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Moving/Licensing in a Different State
1. All students who complete demonstration teaching in Arkansas must complete the edTPA, even if they plan to license in a different state in which the edTPA is not required.
2. All students who will apply for licensure in Arkansas must complete the edTPA, even if they complete demonstration teaching in a different state in which the edTPA is not required.