Rhode Island Elementary Education Certification and Exam RequirementsIn Rhode Island, this program leads to an Independent Certification in Elementary Education Teacher, Grades 1-6.Elementary Education Exams and Requirements:1) Content Exam for Rhode Island Certification: Praxis 5001, Elementary Multiple Subjects
You must pass this exam to graduate and be recommended for licensure. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.
OR Praxis 5031, Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects if passed prior to 9/1/2015
OR Praxis 5014, Elementary Education: Content Knowledge, if passed prior to 9/1/2013
2) Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5622, Principles of Learning and Teaching (K-6)
You must pass this exam to be recommended for licensure.
OR Praxis 5012, Elementary Education: Content Area Exercises
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Applying for your Rhode Island Teaching License
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