Pedagogy Assessments

Performance Assessment for School Leaders (PASL)

A passing score on PASL is required for those who complete a GaPSC-approved Tier II certification program. For more information, please click here.
  • PASL is not required for those completing the obsolete Building and System Level programs, or those coming from out-of-state with leadership certification.

Content Pedagogy Assessment – Retired 06/30/2020

The GaPSC-approved Content Pedagogy assessment, edTPA, in effect from September 1, 2015 through June 30, 2020, was designed to assess knowledge and skills in the areas of student development and learning, instruction and assessment, and professional roles and responsibilities.

A passing score on edTPA was required for the following individuals:
  • Applicants for the 5-Year Induction certificate who completed the clinical practice or student teaching requirements of their state-approved initial certification program in Georgia on or after September 1, 2015;
  • Applicants for conversion of a Provisional certificate who completed the clinical practice or student teaching requirements of their state-approved initial certification program on or after September 1, 2015.