Praxis and Paraprofessional (ParaPro) Assessment
The Praxis Series™ tests measure teacher candidates’ knowledge and skills. The tests are used for licensing and certification processes and include:
These tests measure basic skills in reading, writing and mathematics, subject-specific content knowledge and subject-specific teaching skills, that educators need for teaching. For more information about certification requirements, visit the state requirements section http://www.ets.org/praxis/states
The ParaPro Assessment is a general aptitude test that offers certification which measures the reading, writing and basic math competencies of practicing and prospective paraprofessionals. It also offers an objective assessment of a prospective teacher’s requisite foundation of knowledge and skills and the ability to effectively use those skills in the classroom.
All Praxis and ParaPro Assessment tests are internet-based examinations.
How to Register
Registration is online only. Register for Internet-based testing by visiting the following website: http://www.ets.org/praxis/register.
Dates and Time Offered
Available test dates and time can be found at http://www.ets.org/praxis .
Cost, Refunds, Rescheduling
Costs, refund policy, changes and rescheduling policy for Praxis and ParaProfessional tests can be found at http://www.ets.org/praxis.
Required Valid Identification
Current pictured ID such as Driver's license, or passport, or military ID and a Praxis admission ticket must be presented at the time of testing.