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Praxis Core exam no longer required for admission

With Gov. Kim Reynolds’ signature on June 25, 2020, House File 2359 became law, essentially making a pre-professionals skills test for teacher education programs in Iowa voluntary, not mandatory. In response, the UNI Teacher Education Executive Council recommended the UNI Teacher Education Program no longer require the Praxis Core exam. The UNI Teacher Education Elementary and Secondary Faculty Senates concurred. As of July 1, 2020, the exam is no longer required for admission to the program. Read more...