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edTPA for Oregon

As of September 1, 2016, the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC) requires Oregon candidates participating in initial educator preparation programs to complete edTPA as a program completion requirement.

Effective September 1, 2018, all Oregon teacher candidates must meet the edTPA passing standard established by the TSPC to be eligible for the Preliminary Teaching License.

Resources

For more information about edTPA in Oregon, visit www.Oregon.gov link opens in a new window.

Effective for Candidates Enrolled Prior to Sep 1, 2018

Initial Endorsement Area edTPA Handbook
Advanced Mathematics Secondary Mathematics
Agricultural Science Agricultural Education
Art Visual Arts
Biology Secondary Science
Business Generalist Business Education
Business: Marketing Business Education
Career Trades: Generalist Technology and Engineering Education
Chemistry Secondary Science
Drama No edTPA is required for this field.
Elementary - Multiple Subjects Elementary Education: Literacy with Mathematics Task 4
English Language Arts Secondary English-Language Arts
ESOL No edTPA is required for this field.
Family & Consumer Science Family and Consumer Sciences
Foundational English Language Arts No edTPA is required for this field.
Foundational Mathematics Elementary Mathematics
Secondary Mathematics
Foundational Social Studies No edTPA is required for this field.
Health Health Education
Integrated Science Secondary Science
Library Media No edTPA is required for this field.
Music K–12 Performing Arts
Physical Education Physical Education
Physics Secondary Science
Reading Intervention No edTPA is required for this field.
Social Studies Secondary History/Social Studies
Special Education: Deaf and Hard of Hearing No edTPA is required for this field.
Special Education: Early Intervention No edTPA is required for this field.
Special Education: Early Intervention No edTPA is required for this field.
Special Education: Generalist Special Education
Special Education: Visually Impaired No edTPA is required for this field.
Speech - Forensics No edTPA is required for this field.
World Language:
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
World Language
World Language:
  • Latin
Classical Languages

*The table of Oregon initial teaching endorsements to edTPA handbooks will be updated as future handbooks are approved.

Passing Scores for Oregon

The Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC) has established edTPA passing scores effective September 1, 2018.

edTPA Handbook edTPA Passing Scores
13 Rubric Fields
(Classical Languages and World Language)
29
15 Rubric Fields
(all other fields)
35
18 Rubric Fields
(Elementary Education)
42

Your handbook selection should be aligned with your clinical experience. Please call or contact your state office of educator licensing for specific details.

Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission link opens in a new window

For additional information regarding edTPA state policies, please review AACTE's state participation information. link opens in a new window