2020 edTPA Administrative Report


This report presents analyses based on teacher candidate performance from January 1 to December 31, 2020. Reports for previous years are available on the resource library at edTPA.org. link opens in a new window

The map below shows the states participating in edTPA as of January 2020. The map indicates states with edTPA implementation policy in place and those expecting to have an implementation policy in place soon. Visit the "About" page of this website for up-to-date information on states and their policies.

Map of the states participating in edTPA in 2020

Stanford Center for Assessment, Learning, and Equity (SCALE) is the sole developer of edTPA, and Stanford University is the exclusive owner of edTPA. The University has a licensing agreement with the Evaluation Systems group of Pearson to provide operational support for the national administration of edTPA.

Policy in Place. In general, these states have statewide policies in place requiring a state-approved performance assessment as part of program completion or for state licensure and/or state program accreditation/review. In these states, edTPA also has been approved as a performance assessment for these purposes. States with a policy in place are colored red, and include:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Maryland
  • Minnesota
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin

Taking Steps Toward Implementation. edTPA is being considered at the state level as a licensure requirement. States taking steps toward implementation are colored gray, and include:

  • Texas

Teacher Preparation Program Participation in edTPA. At least one provider of teacher preparation, either traditional or alternative, is exploring or implementing edTPA. States with teacher preparation participation in edTPA are colored gold, and include:

  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Idaho
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Michigan
  • Mississippi
  • Nebraska
  • Oklahoma
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Dakota
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Western Governors University is a participating member in edTPA and offers online accredited teacher preparation programs across the US.

Reliability and Validity Evidence

Candidate Performance

Additional Information

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