Secondary Science Certifications Available:
Earth Science 6-12
Note: Applicants must have passed the required exams within five years prior to the date they apply for licensure.
|Area of Certification||Required Praxis Exams. The Tennessee-required Content Exam for Each Content Area Also Satisfies the WGU Program Requirement Exam for Each Program.|
|Science 6-12, Biology||
|Science 6-12, Chemistry||
|Science 6-12, Earth Science||
|Science 6-12, Physics||Content Exam: Praxis 5265, Physics: Content Knowledge
Pedagogy Exam: Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching 7-12 *See note below
*Note: Effective 10/1/2016, if you completed edTPA during the demonstration teaching portion of your WGU teacher preparation program, then you do not need to pass Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching 7-12. If you did not complete edTPA, then you must pass Praxis 5624 to be eligible for licensure recommendation in Tennessee.
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