Certificates, Instructions, and Scoring Guides for Retake Candidates

Retake candidates are those who began the certification process prior to the 2014-15 candidate cycle.


General Information for Retake Candidates:


The table below provides certificate-specific instructions, standards and resources for retake candidates. Please carefully select your certificate and specialty area as applicable.

NOTICE: If you started the process in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process, the standards below are accurate for your candidacy.

Certificate Areas

Portfolio Instructions
Part 2

Scoring Guides
Part 2

Evaluation of Evidence Guides

Applicable Standards

Discipline

Developmental Level

Art

Early and Middle Childhood
(ages 3-12)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Early Childhood and Middle Childhood/Art

Art

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood
(ages 11-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood/Art

Career and Technical Education

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood
(ages 11-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood/Career and Technical Education

Only for Candidates who applied in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process.

English as a New Language

Early and Middle Childhood
(ages 3-12)

Link to Instructions

Select Your Specialty:

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

English as a New Language, 2nd Edition

English as a New Language

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood
(ages 11-18+)

Link to Instructions

Select Your Specialty:

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

English as a New Language, 2nd Edition

English Language Arts

Early Adolescence
(ages 11-15)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

English Language Arts, 2nd Edition
 
Only for Candidates who applied in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process.

English Language Arts

Adolescence and Young Adulthood
(ages 14-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

English Language Arts, 2nd Edition
 
Only for Candidates who applied in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process.

Exceptional Needs Specialist

Early Childhood through Young Adulthood
(ages birth-21+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Exceptional Needs, 2nd Edition

Generalist

Early Childhood
(ages 3-8)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Early Childhood Generalist, 3rd Edition

Generalist

Middle Childhood
(ages 7-12)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Middle Childhood Generalist, 3rd Edition

Health Education

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood
(ages 11-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Health Education

Library Media

Early Childhood through Young Adulthood
(ages 3-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Library Media, 2nd Edition

Literacy: Reading-Language Arts

Early and Middle Childhood
(ages 3-12)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Literacy: Reading-Language Arts, 2nd Edition

Mathematics

Early Adolescence
(ages 11-15)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Mathematics

Mathematics

Adolescence and Young Adulthood
(ages 14-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Mathematics

Music

Early and Middle Childhood
(ages 3-12)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Music

Music

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood
(ages 11-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Music

Physical Education

Early and Middle Childhood
(ages 3-12)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Physical Education, 1st Edition

Only for Candidates who applied in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process.

Physical Education

Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood
(ages 11-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Physical Education, 1st Edition

Only for Candidates who applied in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process.

School Counseling

Early Childhood through Young Adulthood
(ages 3-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

School Counseling

Science

Early Adolescence
(ages 11-15)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Science, 2nd Edition

Only for Candidates who applied in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process.

Science

Adolescence and Young Adulthood
(ages 14-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Science, 2nd Edition

Only for Candidates who applied in 2013-14 or earlier, prior to the revisions to the certification process.

Social Studies-History

Early Adolescence
(ages 11-15)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Social Studies-History, 2nd Edition

Social Studies-History

Adolescence and Young Adulthood
(ages 14-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

Social Studies-History, 2nd Edition

World Languages

Early Adolescence though Young Adulthood
(ages 11-18+)

Link to Instructions

Link to Guide

Link to Evaluation of Evidence

World Languages, 2nd Edition