To receive the University's recommendation for certification, candidates are required to take the Praxis II examination required by the State of Delaware. In addition to Praxis II, Education of Young Children (0021) required by the State of Delaware, Early Childhood Education majors are also required to take Praxis II, Special Education: Core Knowledge and Application (0354). In addition, to meet the federal government's "highly qualified" status in the State of Delaware, Early Childhood Education majors will also need to take the Praxis II, Elementary Content Knowledge (0014 or 5014).
Register online at: http://www.ets.org/praxis.
At the time of registration, you must designate where you want your test scores sent. You get 3 free copies. You must designate the University of Delaware (5811) as one of your score recipients. In addition to UD, you should designate the State of Delaware and one other state where you may want to teach as score recipients. While UD candidates are required to take the State of Delaware tests to receive the University's recommendation for certification, additional tests may be required for states other than Delaware.
Identify the state testing requirements of the State of Delaware and for other states as needed.