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Teaching and Leading in Rhode Island

The Praxis® tests help Rhode Island educators demonstrate their knowledge of content, pedagogy and instructional skills for the classroom. These tests are important components of Rhode Island's licensure and certification process and include:

  • Praxis® Subject Assessments — tests that measure general and subject-specific content knowledge that you need for beginning teaching
  • School Leadership Series — tests for school and district administrators and for other leadership roles

Learn more about teaching and leading in Rhode Island.


Test Requirements In Your State

Make sure you're taking the right tests for each area of certification you seek.

The Praxis® Tests Information Bulletin

Familiarize yourself with the registration process, test day procedures, score reporting and more.

Ready to Take a Praxis Test?

Find out how you can register online, by mail or by phone.

Rhode Island Department of Education

The Rhode Island Department of Education determines Rhode Island's certification requirements, eligibility standards, Praxis passing score requirements and reciprocity agreements. For more information about Rhode Island's approved educator preparation programs or testing requirements, visit their website.

Visit the Rhode Island Department of Education website

Other Programs Used in Rhode Island


Measures your knowledge and skills in reading, writing and mathematics to assist in classrooms Learn more about Parapro

School Leadership Series

Assesses your entry-level school leadership skills Learn more about SLS