Teacher Education Advisement and Retention Center Teacher Education Advisement and Retention Center Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators The Praxis CORE passing scores required to be admitted into the teacher education program are: Math: 150 Reading: 156 Writing: 162 Praxis 1 passing scores in the state of Maryland are still valid for admission into teacher education program. Contact Ms. Welty (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information. Praxis II subject tests A student must attempt exams before admission into student teaching. Passing scores are required for completion of program, degree, and certification. Refer to the MSDE site to locate specific tests required of your major. Free Praxis Preparation Materials Visit the Testing & Education Reference Center to obtain free Praxis I and II preparation materials. If you are trying to access the above link from an off-campus computer, you must log in via Research Port to be able to access these resources.