Drivers Education Endorsement Information

Driver’s Education Endorsement

The driver’s education endorsement is available only by completing a 6-hour program of study. Per the Rules Governing Educator Licensure, educators adding an endorsement to a standard teaching license must pass a performance assessment after completing the program of study. 


Educator’s seeking to add the Driver’s Education endorsement will be directed to a third-party billing site. After payment has cleared, the test taker will receive an enrollment key for access to the exam in ArkansasIDEAS. 


Driver’s Education Performance Assessment payment options: 

First-time submission: $110.00      

Test Retakes: $50.00 

All major credit cards accepted


Driver’s Education Performance Assessment Description: 

The performance assessment requires the submission of job-embedded artifacts aligned to the driver’s education competencies and the candidate’s program of study. 


Testing window and Scoring

Artifacts may be submitted between August 1 and September 30. Successful completion of the performance assessment requires candidates to earn a “Demonstrated” on all components of the exam. Candidates will receive a score report within 7-10 days of submission. For any parts of the exam that do not meet demonstrated, candidates will receive detailed, actionable feedback. .


Adding the endorsement to a license