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New York State Teacher Certification Examinations (NYSTCE)

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Resources for Candidates

Information about the New York State edTPA Requirement

Information about the New York State edTPA requirement, including the passing scores, appropriate handbooks, safety net, and Multiple Measures Review Process, is available on the Office of Teaching Initiatives edTPA webpage opens in a new window. Website Link opens in a new window.

Go to to review program policies, register for edTPA, submit a portfolio for scoring, check submission and score reporting dates, and locate additional information for candidates.

Understanding Your edTPA Score Profile Link opens in a new window.

Information on interpreting your edTPA Score Profile.

Customer Support Link opens in a new window.

Contact Pearson for information on assistance with registration and the Pearson system.

Assessments for New York Candidates Link opens in a new window.

Read this information to help determine which edTPA assessment to register for depending on the certification area you are working toward.

Unaffiliated Candidates Link opens in a new window.

Find support and guidance if you are not affiliated with an educator preparation program and edTPA is a requirement for certification in the state in which you intend to teach.

edTPA Handbooks

Once you've registered, you will access your handbooks from within the electronic portfolio management system that you use for building your edTPA portfolio.