Nebraska BA Special Education/Elementary Education Certification and Exam RequirementsIn Nebraska, this program leads to a teaching license with endorsements in Elementary Education K-6 (K-8 in self-contained classrooms) and Special Education Generalist K-12.1) Elementary Education Content Exams for Nebraska Certification: Praxis 5017, Elementary Education: Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment. (Prior to 9/1/14: Praxis 0011 (paper) or 5011 (computer), Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment).
You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for certification.
2) Special Education Content Exam for Nebraska Certification: Praxis 5354, Special Education: Core Knowledge and Applications.
3) WGU Program Requirement: Praxis 5543, Special Education: Core Knowledge and Mild to Moderate Applications (for students who matriculated on 9/1/2011 or after).You must pass this exam to graduate from the program and be recommended for certification.
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