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  • Addresses the need for teachers prepared for 21st-century classrooms through contemporary test content aligned to national subject and pedagogy standards
  • Accommodates teacher candidates by providing a convenient and on-demand computer-based teacher certification testing program with immediate score reports
  • Allows states to reach out to a national pool of qualified candidates using portable results

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