Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators® (GACE®) Computer-Based Testing

The Georgia Professional Standards Commission contracted with the Evaluation Systems group of Pearson for the development, administration, and scoring of the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators® (GACE®). The purpose of the GACE is to assess the knowledge and skills of prospective Georgia public school educators.

Tests Available:

  • Basic Skills Test I Reading
  • Basic Skills Test II Mathematics
  • Basic Skills Test III Writing
  • Middle Grades Reading
  • Middle Grades Science
  • Science Test I
  • Science Test II
  • Special Education General Curriculum Test I
  • Special Education General Curriculum Test II
  • Special Education Adapted Curriculum Test I
  • Special Education Adapted Curriculum Test II
  • Professional Pedagogy Test I
  • Professional Pedagogy Test II

Test Registration & Scheduling Information

Registration

To take a test, you must first complete the registration and payment process at the GACE program website: www.gace.nesinc.com

Scheduling

Once you have registered to take a test, you may schedule your test appointment online 7 days per week, 24 hours per day. Test appointments are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

To schedule a test appointment, log in to your GACE account at the site noted above and select “schedule” on the current registrations page for the test you wish to schedule.

After you schedule your test appointment, Pearson VUE will send you a confirmation e-mail listing your test date, your testing time, the address and phone number of the test center, and directions to the test center.

Rescheduling or Canceling a Test

To reschedule or cancel a test appointment, log in to your account at the GACE program website and follow the instructions provided on the current registrations page:www.gace.nesinc.com

“Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators,” “GACE,” and the “GACE” logo are trademarks in the U.S. and/or other countries of the Georgia Professional Standards Commission and Pearson Education, Inc. or its affiliate(s)

Pearson and its logo are trademarks in the U.S. and/or other countries of Pearson Education, Inc. or its affiliate(s).

Last updated 2012-06-07