ME Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements

Maine Elementary Education Certification and Exam Requirements

In Maine, this program leads to a Conditional Certificate in General Elementary K-8

* Beginning 7/1/19, the grade range for this license will change to K-6. 

1) Content Exam: Praxis 5001, Elementary Education: Multiple SubjectsYou must pass this exam to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.

  • Or, if passed by 7/31/2015, the Praxis 5031. Applicants who obtained a passing score on the Praxis 5031 must apply for certification by August 31, 2020.

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

You must pass this exam to be recommended for certification

Visit these links for important information: 

General Information About Licensing in Maine

Registering for Praxis Exams

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU

Applying for Your Maine Teaching License



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