Applying for NH Licensure
Here is the NHDOE powerpoint presentation from 12/6/2020.
- School Counseling and School Psychology overview.
- Overview for School Principal, Superintendent, Special Ed Admin, Curriculum Admin, and/or Library Media Specialist Graduates.
- Overview for Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, English Ed, Math Ed, Social Studies Ed, Art Ed, Music Ed, Physical Education and/or Health Education interns.
- Overview for Digital Learning Specialist, TESOL and/or Special Education interns.
Licensure Testing Requirements
New Hampshire Basic Skills:
Candidates in educator preparation programs must demonstrate basic skills in reading, writing, and mathematics. There are several ways a candidate may demonstrate their skill. The most common is the Praxis Core Exam or the SAT Test Evaluation request.
Passing the Praxis II is a New Hampshire Department of Education requirement for licensure and a prerequisite for certain graduate programs prior to the Internship in Teaching.
Foundations of Reading:
Required for Early Childhood Education Licensure and Elementary Education (K-6 and K-8) Licensure.
NH Licensures requiring the Praxis II: