ATLAS Center Frequently Asked Questions
How do I schedule an appointment?
You can schedule an appointment either by calling the office at 208-282-2783 or online by clicking HERE. Appointments can be in-person, via phone or virtual conferencing.
How do I apply for the Teacher Education Program?
Please review all of the slides and speaker notes in the Teacher Education Program Application Process.
How do I apply for Student Teaching?
Please review all of the slides and speaker notes in the Applying for Student Teaching. Applications are due 1 (one) year in advance of the semester you are student teaching.
How do I apply for a teaching certificate?
Please review all of the slides and speaker notes in the Teaching Certification Application Instructions.
How do I register for my Praxis tests? Which tests do I need to take and what are the minimum scores?
There are two sets of Praxis exams.
- If you are registering for the Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators as part of your admission into the program, please refer to the Teacher Education Program Application Process (slides 9-13; speaker notes).
- If you are referring to your Praxis II Content Knowledge exams, please refer to the Applying for Student Teaching (slide 14; speaker notes).
Do I need to take the ICLA and when is it scheduled?
All candidates in Elementary, Early Childhood Blended and Special Education need to pass all three ICLA standard assessments. Please refer to the ICLA registration flyer for specific dates.
How do I register for Taskstream?
Do I have to download my Praxis scores in Taskstream or does ETS do that automatically?
You will receive an ETS report in the mail/email with your Praxis scores.
- Praxis Core scores need to be scanned and uploaded to Gateway 1 - Program Admission Application > Application > Praxis Core Scores
- Praxis II scores need to be scanned and uploaded to Gateway 2 - CERT > Internship Requirements > Praxis II
What is the preferred sequence of courses?