Core Academic Skills for Educators (Core)
These tests measure academic skills in reading, writing and mathematics. They were designed to provide comprehensive assessments that measure the skills and content knowledge of candidates entering teacher preparation programs. See Praxis Core information .
These tests measure subject-specific content knowledge, as well as general and subject-specific teaching skills, that you need for beginning teaching. See Praxis II information .
State Testing Requirements
Each state and licensing organization determines its own certification and Praxis® passing score requirements. To find out what the State of Hawaiʻi requires go to Hawaiʻi Public Schools Licensure & Certification Information
To register for a Praxis exam or to find out more, go to Praxis website .
Praxis Exam Prep Resources
Students preparing to take Praxis exams may use this comprehensive set of Praxis preparation resources.
Praxis resources include everything test-takers need for successful preparation, including:
Free informational resources: learn how to register, prepare for test day, and create a study plan
Study guides: practice questions and video lessons aligned to exam content, quizzes for review
Practice tests: help students accurately target strengths and weaknesses, evaluate exam readiness - plus, one free practice test!
We believe Praxis exam resources will help students pursing teaching credentials in Hawaii.
Exam Dates (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
- Tuesday, November 5, 2019
- Wednesday, November 6, 2019
- Wednesday, November 13, 2019
- Saturday, November 16, 2019
- Tuesday, January 7, 2019
- Wednesday, January 8, 2019
- Saturday, January 11, 2019
- Tuesday, January 14, 2019
- Wednesday, January 15, 2019
- Wednesday, January 22, 2019
Test takers with documented disabilities
The UH Hilo Testing Center cannot grant any accommodation to test takers unless it has been pre-approved by the test vendor (Educational Testing Service: ETS®).
Apply for accommodated testing on the Praxis website:Disability accommodation for the PRAXIS™ .