Louisiana BA Special Education Mild to Moderate Certification and Exam RequirementsIn , this program leads to a teaching certificate with an endorsement in Special Education Mild/Moderate Disabilities, Grades 1-12.
1) Special Education Content Exam: Praxis 5543 Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications
You must pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.
2) Elementary Education Content Exam: Praxis 5001 Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects
Note: LA requires all applicants for Special Education licensure to pass a content exam in a core area appropriate to the certification level being sought.
You must pass this exam to graduate from your program and be recommended for certification.
3) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5622 Principles of Learning and Teaching: K-6
This exam is not required for graduation. You must pass this exam to be eligible for a Louisiana Professional Certificate.
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General Information About Licensing in Louisiana
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Applying for your Louisiana Teaching License
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