DC Secondary Social Science Certification and Exam Requirements

In the District of Columbia, this program leads to a license in Social Studies (7-12).

Exams Requirements:

1) Content and WGU Program Requirement Exam: Praxis 5081, Social Studies: Content Knowledge

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

2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7-12

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: 19485, 2190

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