In order to become a Certified Teacher in the State of Maine, you must have proof of a passing score on the PRAXIS I Pre-Professional Skills Test (PPST) or the CBT (Computer Based PRAXIS I Test).
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The State of Maine has different qualifications for K-12 than they do for Career and Technical Educators.
If you are going to be a K-12 Teacher in any area except Career and Technical Fields, refer to the following score requirements.
For All Areas of K-12, Computer-Based and Paper-Based Praxis Test:
5710 or 10710, PPST Reading - 176
5720 or 20720, PPST Writing - 175
5730 or 10730, PPST Mathematics - 175
For Career and Technical Fields as a Computer-Based and Paper-Based Praxis Test:
5710 or 10710, PPST Reading - 173
5720 or 20720, PPST Writing - 168
5730 or 10730, PPST Mathematics - 172
For initial Teacher Certification applicants must have a composite score of 526 in the 3 areas of the PRAXIS, with all sections being no more than 3 points below the required score.
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Use the following Contact Information to find out more about what the State of Maine Requires for initial Teacher Certification:
State of Maine Department of Education
23 State House Station
August ME 04333-0023
Phone: (207) 624-6603
Fax #: (207) 624-6604
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