2011 Delivering Well Prepared Teachers Policy
The state should use a licensing test to verify that all new teachers meet its professional standards.
North Dakota requires all new teachers to pass a popular pedagogy assessment from the Praxis II series.
Verify that commercially available tests of pedagogy actually align with state standards.
North Dakota should ensure that its selected test of professional knowledge measures the knowledge and skills the state expects new teachers to have.
North Dakota disagreed with this analysis but did not offer any further explanation.