Currently there are 777 Educator Preparation Programs in 40 states and the District of Columbia participating in edTPA.
Not yet participating in edTPA
Policy in Place
In general, these states have statewide policies in place requiring a state-approved performance assessment as part of program completion or for state licensure and/or state program accreditation/review. In these states, edTPA also has been approved as a performance assessment for these purposes.
Taking Steps Toward Implementation
A performance assessment and/or edTPA are being considered at the state level for program completion or as a licensure requirement.
State Participating in edTPA
At least one provider of teacher preparation-either traditional or alternative-is exploring or trying out edTPA