West Virginia Social Science Certification and Exam Requirements
In West Virginia, the Social Studies program leads to initial certification in Secondary Social Studies, Grade 5-Adult
You must pass this test to graduate from this program and be recommended for certification. This exam also satisfies the WGU Program Requirement.
You must pass this exam to be recommended for certification.
Note: if you completed edTPA during the demonstration teaching portion of your WGU teacher preparation program, then you do not need to pass the Praxis 5624, Principles of Learning and Teaching: Grades 7 - 12. If you did not complete edTPA, then you will need to pass Praxis 5624 to be eligible for licensure recommendation in West Virginia.
West Virginia requires completion of demonstration teaching in a public school.
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