Indiana CORE Assessments for Educator Licensure
Computer-Based Pilot Test

Note:  Due to high demand, pilot test appointments for some fields are not currently available.  If you need to reschedule or cancel an existing appointment, please use the links on the right side of this page.

The Evaluation Systems group of Pearson is seeking juniors, seniors, and graduate students enrolled in Indiana educator preparation programs, and recent graduates of Indiana educator preparation programs to participate in a pilot test of various test forms.  Pilot test participants will receive compensation upon verification of participation.

Advantages of Participating

You will have the opportunity to view and respond to multiple-choice items and constructed-response assignments (select fields only) that may appear on future versions of Indiana CORE Assessments for Educator Licensure tests.  Participants who register for and complete a pilot test will receive a $50 VISA gift card. 

Test Information

Please refer to the following table for specific information about the fields available for pilot testing:

Field Session Length
Secondary Education 90 minutes
Middle School English/Language Arts 90 minutes
Mathematics - REGISTRATION CLOSED 90 minutes
Middle School Science 90 minutes
Middle School Social Studies 90 minutes
Social Studies–Geographical Perspectives 60 minutes
Social Studies–Government & Citizenship 60 minutes
Social Studies-Psychology 65 minutes
Social Studies-Sociology 65 minutes
School Administrator-Building Level 125 minutes
School Administrator-District Level 125 minutes
Science-Chemistry 90 minutes
Science-Earth/Space Science 90 minutes
Science-Life Sciences 90 minutes
Science-Physical Science 90 minutes
Science-Physics 90 minutes

Eligible candidates may take one (1) pilot test form for each test field in which they are planning to seek licensure. Additional registrations can only be scheduled after each pilot test session is completed (consecutive pilot test appointments are not available).  Candidates may NOT take more than five (5) pilot tests.  Additional incentive requests beyond 5 pilot tests completed will NOT be honored.

Pilot test results will be analyzed as group data only and will be kept confidential.  Score information will not be provided to participants.

Scheduling Information

Indiana CORE Assessments for Educator Licensure pilot testing begins September 3, 2013.  You may schedule an appointment to take a pilot test starting August 26, 2013.

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

  • Schedule Test Online

If you are unable to keep a pilot test appointment, please cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled test time.

Last updated 2013-09-17