TExES Exam Test Preparation Programs
Below is a list of some of the available test preparation programs. As not all teaching styles work for everyone, we recommend you review the program websites and choose the program that fits your learning style. Additionally, each company has limited tests that their preparation covers. If you don’t find a test prep that covers your content area you may search for other companies on the web.
Educational Testing Services – http://cms.texes-ets.org/prepmaterials/ The Company that administers the TExES Exam has free test prep materials on their website. Interactive Practice Tests are available for The TExES Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities EC–12 (160), Mathematics 7–12 (235), Science 7–12 (236) Interactive Practice Tests (IPTs) and Bilingual Target Language Proficiency Test (BTLPT) Spanish (190) are now available. IPTs are full-length practice tests that include correct answers, explanations for correct answers and an automatic score report summary. IPTs can be downloaded free of charge from the Test Preparation Resources section of the ETS TExES website at www.texes.ets.org/texes/prepmaterials.
TExES Certification Review for Teachers (T-Cert) – https://pact.tarleton.edu/tcert/ Texas A&M University system and the Texas Education Agency have teamed up to provide this test preparation site. Each module is designed to enhance the preparation you received from your preparation program. The practice tests are free but require a TEA ID number to access the test preparation materials. T-Cert offers free practice tests for Math 4-8, Math 8-12, Science 4-8, Science 8-12 and PPR EC-12.
TExES Master – http://www.texes.net/index.php (Fee) TExES Master provides a DVD and flash cards.
“The TExES examinations are dynamic — they are always changing. Our TExES Master products are also dynamic. Hence TExES Master frequent revisions.”
TExES Master PPR EC-12
TExES Master Core Subjects EC-6
TExES Master ESL #154
TExES Master Bilingual #164
TExES Master Special Education #161
240 Tutoring – http://www.240tutoring.com/ (Fee) “240TUTORING IS AN ONLINE RESOURCE FOR TEACHERS PREPARING FOR THEIR CERTIFICATION TEST. WE EQUIP STUDENTS WITH TEST SPECIFIC INSTRUCTIONAL CONTENT AND PRACTICE QUESTIONS TO REVIEW AND PREPARE THEM FOR THE TEST.”
CERTIFY TEACHER – HTTP://WWW.CERTIFYTEACHER.COM/ (FEE) Offers computer simulated exams, study and exam mode, flashcards, and Exam Preparation tip. “The authors of the materials are well respected in their fields.” Follow link to Products and choose Texas to see a list of all the Test Preps available. (31 different preps are offered.)
Discounted Fee – How It Works
1. Go to (http://www.certifyteacher.com) and select the study, making sure it is the Online version
2. Select Login under Apply Promo Code
3. On the Checkout page, select Sign-in under I Don’t Have An Account Yet to create an account
4. In creating the account the student must use his/her university e-mail — the Promo Code will not work with any other e-mail.
5. Finally the student is prompted to enter his/her Promo Code (STTU6041) to receive the discount on the purchase
Ed Publishing – Pass the TExES – http://www.passthetexes.com/index.php/#topofproducts (Fee) Online tutoring module, downloadable e-book or hard copy study guide, free electronic version with purchase of hard copy guide, Multiple tests both initial certification and professional certifications – see website for a list o fall products.