DC Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements

In the District of Columbia, this program leads to a license in Elementary Education.


Exams Requirements:

1) Content Exam: Praxis 5001, Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects

You must pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for licensure. 

OR Praxis 5031, if passed by 8/31/15 and you apply for licensure by 8/31/18

2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5622, Principles of Learning and Teaching, K-6

You must pass this exam to be recommended for licensure. 


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: 19479, 2189

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