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Missouri Content Area Exams

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Purpose: The content area assessments are exit assessments that must be completed by the candidate in all areas of certification. The exit assessment must measure the content necessary for teachers, counselors, librarians, principals and superintendents. The exit assessments must be aligned with state and national standards for school and/or district leaders.