New Educator Standards and Test Frameworks

The development of certification tests is based on the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC)-approved certification standards for each field. Prior to approval by the SBEC, each set of proposed certification standards is posted for 30 days for public comment. Test frameworks, which help guide the test development process for a new or revised certification test and are based on SBEC-approved certification standards, are also posted for 30 days for public comment.

Drafts for Public Comment

No draft frameworks available for public comment.

Approved Test Frameworks

Recently approved test frameworks are posted below. 

#217 English Language Arts and Reading 4-8 Framework

#252 School Counselor Framework

#253 Educational Diagnostician Framework

#257 Health EC-12 Framework

#258 Physical Education EC-12 Framework

#292 Early Childhood: PK–3 Framework

#293 Science of Teaching Reading Framework

#370 Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities for Trade and Industrial Education 6-12