edTPA is a performance-based portfolio that must be completed during internship. The portfolio measures the teacher candidate's effectiveness in planning, instruction, and assessment. Effective September 1, 2018, Alabama candidates will be required to pass edTPA for licensure. For information about scoring, visit

edTPA Myths and Facts

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The following links provide support for teacher candidates, cooperating teachers, and supervisors which may be helpful throughout the completion of edTPA.