Programs

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The Inspired Teaching School gives kids the freedom to think for themselves and encourages them to create learning opportunities on their own, which fosters ownership in their education. This philosophy is such a great character builder. — parent, Inspired Teaching Demonstration School

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Jul 24 10:55 am

"Eventually, as he learned more, his students started to do the same." #teacherleaner @nytimes http://t.co/S1YsqgeKls

Required Tests

There are three standardized tests required by the state education agency to become a certified teacher in the District of Columbia.

Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators - must be passed prior to the Residency year; the last testing window for the 2014 cohort is May 12-24.

Praxis II: Content Area Knowledge Testmust be passed prior to the Residency year; the last testing window for the 2014 cohort is May 12-24.

Praxis II: Principles of Learning & Teaching Test (specific to area of certification) - taken at the end of the residency year

Candidates assume responsibility for all testing fees. Successful completion of all three individual portions of the Praxis Core and Praxis II tests are required in order to begin teaching in a DC public school.

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Applicants should have their scores reported directly to Center for Inspired Teaching, ETS code 5119, AND Trinity Washington University, ETS code 5796.
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Please visit www.ets.org to register online and for more information about the Praxis exams.

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