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American Board Certification

American Board Certification

OnVue testing is available for the Professional Teaching Knowledge (PTK-Opl-02) only.

The American Board’s breakthrough approach offers a route to teacher certification for individuals with the desire and enthusiasm to teach.

American Board certification involves a detailed self-assessment in each certification area, the help of an advisor, access to a variety of preparation materials including online refresher courses, practice tests and our online Prepare to Teach workshops, and a set of rigorous examinations.

Visit americanboard.org to learn more about the certification areas available in your state.

Exam Preparation

Visit the Exam Preparation Center to learn about the preparation resources designed specifically for the American Board exams. These resources are the only materials that align to the standards of the American Board exams.

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Last updated 2021-04-07