Guide to Assessments for Educator Certification in Connecticut

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Early Childhood, Elementary Education & Special Education
CERTIFICATION AREA ENDORSEMENT TEST COMPANY TEST CODE TEST TITLE PASSING SCORE
Early Childhood Education
(#113) Integrated Early Childhood/
Special Education, N-K, Elem.1-3
Pearson N/A Early Childhood Test 216
Pearson N/A Foundations of Reading Test 240
Elementary Education
(#305) Elementary Grades, 1-6
ETS
Praxis II Elementary Education: Multiple Subjects
5002† Subtest 1: Reading & Language Arts 157
5003† Subtest 2: Mathematics 157
5004† Subtest 3: Social Studies 155
5005† Subtest 4: Science 159
† Test code 5001, all four test codes above taken in one sitting, is also accepted.
Pearson N/A Foundations of Reading Test 240
Remedial Reading/Remedial Lang. Arts
(#102) Remedial Reading/Lang. Arts
(#097) Reading & Lang. Arts Consultant
Pearson N/A Reading Specialist Test 215
Special Education
(#165) Comprehensive Special Education, K-12
ETS 5543 Special Ed.: Core Knowledge & Mild to Moderate Applications 158
Pearson N/A Foundations of Reading Test 240
Technology Education (Industrial Arts)
(#047) Technology Education, PreK-12
ETS 5051 Technology Education 159
TESOL
(#111) Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, K-12
ETS 5362 English to Speakers of Other Languages 155
Educational Leadership
CERTIFICATION AREA ENDORSEMENT TEST COMPANY TEST CODE TEST TITLE PASSING SCORE
Intermediate Administrator or Supervisor (#092) ETS 6412 Connecticut Administrator Test 146
Middle/Secondary Science and Mathematics Endorsements
CERTIFICATION AREA ENDORSEMENT TEST COMPANY TEST CODE TEST TITLE PASSING SCORE
Biology
(#030) Biology, 7-12
ETS 5235 Biology: Content Knowledge 152
Business
(#010) Business, 7-12
ETS 5101 Business Education: Content Knowledge 154
Chemistry
(#031) Chemistry, 7-12
ETS 5245 Chemistry: Content Knowledge 151
Earth Science
(#033) Earth Science, 7-12
ETS 5571 Earth & Space Sciences: Content Knowledge 157
General Science
(#034) General Science, 7-12
ETS 5435 General Science: Content Knowledge 157
Mathematics
(#029) Mathematics, 7-12
ETS 5161 Mathematics: Content Knowledge (calculator required) 160
Middle Grades Mathematics
(#229) Mathematics Middle School, 4-8
ETS 5169 Middle School Mathematics 165
Middle Grades Science
(#230) Biology Middle School, 4-8
(#231) Chemistry Middle School, 4-8
(#232) Physics Middle School, 4-8
(#233) Earth Science Middle School, 4-8
(#234) Gen. Science Middle School 4-8
(#235) Integrated Science Middle School, 4-8
ETS 5440 Middle School Science 150
Physics
(#032) Physics, 7-12
ETS 5265 Physics: Content Knowledge 141
Middle/Secondary Arts, English, and Humanities Endorsements
CERTIFICATION AREA ENDORSEMENT TEST COMPANY TEST CODE TEST TITLE PASSING SCORE
Business
(#010) Business, 7-12
ETS 5101 Business Education: Content Knowledge 154
English
(#015) English, 7-12
ETS 5039 English Language Arts: Content & Analysis 168
Family & Consumer Science
(#045) Home Economics, PreK-12
ETS 5122 Family and Consumer Science 153
History/Social Studies
(#026) History/Social Studies, 7-12
ETS 5081 Social Studies: Content Knowledge 162
Middle Grades English
(#215) English Middle School, 4-8
ETS 5047 Middle School English Language Arts 164
Middle Grades Social Studies
(#226) History/Social Studies Middle School, 4-8
ETS 5089 Middle School Social Studies 160
Special Education
(#165) Comprehensive Special Education, K-12
ETS 5543 Special Ed.: Core Knowledge & Mild to Moderate Applications 158
Pearson N/A Foundations of Reading Test 240
Technology Education (Industrial Arts)
(#047) Technology Education, PreK-12
ETS 5051 Technology Education 159
Unified Arts/Special Subjects Endorsements (PreK-12 Endorsements)
CERTIFICATION AREA ENDORSEMENT TEST COMPANY TEST CODE TEST TITLE PASSING SCORE
Art Education
(#042) Art, PreK-12
ETS 5135 Art: Content Analysis 161
Family & Consumer Science
(#045) Home Economics, PreK-12
ETS 5122 Family and Consumer Science 153
Health Education
(#043) Health Education, PreK-12
ETS 5551 Health Education 164
Music Education
(#049) Music, PreK-12
ETS 5114 Music: Content and Design 162
Physical Education
(#044) Physical Education, PreK-12
ETS 5095 Physical Education: Content and Design 169
Technology Education (Industrial Arts)
(#047) Technology Education, PreK-12
ETS 5051 Technology Education 159
World Languages
CERTIFICATION AREA ENDORSEMENT TEST COMPANY TEST TITLE PASSING SCORE
(#018) French, 7-12
(#019) German, 7-12
(#020) Italian, 7-12
(#023) Spanish, 7-12
(#317) Portuguese, 7-12
ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI or OPIc) for the specific language sought Advanced Low
ACTFL Writing Proficiency Test (WPT or WPTc) for the specific language sought Advanced Low
(#318) Mandarin Chinese, 7-12
(#022) Russian, 7-12
(#024) Other World Languages, 7-12
ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI or OPIc) for the specific language sought Intermediate High
ACTFL Writing Proficiency Test (WPT or WPTc) for the specific language sought Intermediate High