Requirements

Clearances

Central Registry Release of Information Form (Child Protective Services)

Virginia State Police Fingerprinting

These need to be completed before any of your field experiences. They take up to 8 weeks to process, so complete them early. For more details, click here

Testing

Virginia Communication and  Literacy Assessment

Praxis Art Content Knowledge (5134)

Certification

Child Abuse and Neglect Recognition and Intervention Training

Completed in SPED 313

Dyslexia Awareness Training

First Aid/CPR/AED Certification

Requires online or classroom training in all three areas followed by a hands-on skills assessment with certified CPR instructor.

ODU Office of Clinical Experiences

Additional Requirements

Negative Tuberculosis test