IN Early Childhood Education Certification and Exam Requirements - Direct Pathway

In Indiana, this program leads to an Initial Practitioner license in Early Childhood Education (Grades Pk-3).

Exam Requirements

1) Content Exam
IN CORE Assessment, Early Childhood Generalist, Subtests 1-4 (014, 015, 016, and 017)
OR Praxis 5022, Early Childhood: Content Knowledge if passed by 5/31/14
OR Praxis 0020, Early Childhood Education, if passed by 8/31/11
You must pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for certification.

2) Pedagogy Exam
OR Reading Exam: Praxis 0300, Reading Specialist, if passed by 5/31/14
This exam is not required for graduation but is required to receive a license recommendation from WGU.

3) WGU Program Requirement  (for students who matriculated on March 1, 2012 or later) 
You may pass any of these four exams:
You must pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for certification.
 
 
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