NV ESL Endorsement and Exam Requirements-Direct Pathway

Nevada ESL Endorsement and Exam Requirements-Direct Pathway



In Nevada, this program leads to an endorsement in English Language Acquisition and Development (ELAD)

Note: Applicants must have passed the required exams within five years prior to the date they apply for licensure.


WGU Program Required Exam: a) Praxis 5362, English to Speakers of Other Languages or b) Praxis 5361, English to Speakers of Other Languages

You must pass this exam to graduate from this program and be recommended for your endorsement.

All WGU students in an ELL program must complete a 30 hour practicum. If you wish to receive a K-12 endorsement, you need to do your practicum at the K-12 level. 

Visit these links for important information:
General Information About Licensing in Nevada-Direct Pathway

Registering for Praxis Exams-All Pathways

Submitting Exam Scores to WGU-All Pathways

Adding an Endorsement to a Nevada Teaching Certificate-Direct Pathway




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