DC Early Childhood Education Certification and Exam Requirements

In Washington D.C. this program leads to a Standard Teacher Credential in Early Childhood Education


Exam Requirements:

1) Content Exam: Praxis 5025, Early Childhood: Content Knowledge OR Praxis 5022, if passed by 8/31/16 and you apply for licensure by 8/31/19.

2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5621, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Early Childhood
3) WGU Program Requirement exam (for students who matriculated on 3/1/12 or later): 
        Any of these 4 exams will qualify:

Visit these links for more important information:

General Information About Licensing in District of Columbia
Registering for Praxis Exams
Submitting Exam Scores to WGU
Applying for your District of Columbia Teaching License






Article Number: 19471, 2188