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 waiver.
Passing the Praxis II is a New Hampshire Department of Education requirement for certification and a prerequisite for certain graduate programs (Elementary Ed, English and Mathematics) prior to the Internship in Teaching.
Required for Early Childhood, Elementary Education (K-6 and K-8), and the Reading Writing Specialist Certification.
Certification Areas requiring the Praxis II: