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Teacher Education

Accreditation Reaffirmation

(Office of Teacher Education)

Welcome to the Benedict College homepage for reaffirmation of accreditation by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) / Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). This website provides access to reports and other documents that will guide our reaffirmation process.

Below is a list of education related federal, state, and college financial assistance programs.  Please note the requirements and governing body for each program.  The programs listed below are not the only sources of funding for college.  Students should make sure to visit the Office of Financial Aid and the Office of Institutional Scholarships for a full list of funding opportunities.

The PLATO Simulated Pre-Professional Skills Test (PPST) from PLATO Learning is developed in partnership with Educational Testing Service (ETS) and includes a simulation of the actual reading, writing, and math exams.  One of the advantages of using the PLATO Simulated PPST is that it is a web-based system, which allows user access from anywhere there is internet connection and download capability.

The PLATO Simulated PPST is made up of three main components for each exam:

The Praxis Series™ assessments provide educational tests and other services that states use as part of their teacher licensure and certification process. The Praxis I® tests measure basic academic skills, and the Praxis II® tests measure general and subject-specific knowledge and teaching skills.

PRAXIS I