Louisiana Middle Grades Mathematics Certification and Exam Requirements
In Louisiana, this program leads to a teaching certificate with an endorsement in Grades 4-8 Mathematics
1) Content Exam: Praxis 5169 Middle School Mathematics
Or, if passed prior to 6/8/2014, Praxis 0069 Middle School Mathematics.
You must pass this exam to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5623, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 5-9This exam is not required for graduation. You must pass this exam to be eligible for a Louisiana Professional Certificate.
3) WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5169 Middle School Mathematics
You must pass this exam, or a WGU Program Requirement exam previously accepted for the Middle Grades Mathematics program, in order to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification.
Visit these links for important information:
General Information About Licensing in Louisiana
Registering for Praxis ExamsSubmitting Exam Scores to WGU
Applying for your Louisiana Teaching License
Article Number : 19684, 2240
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