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FTCE Guidance & Counseling PK-12 (018): Test Practice & Study Guide

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Refresh your knowledge of the topics you'll find on the FTCE Guidance and Counseling exam with this comprehensive study guide. Use these video lessons and quizzes to test your understanding of the material and ensure you can earn a passing score on the exam.
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6 chapters in FTCE Guidance & Counseling PK-12 (018): Test Practice & Study Guide

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Ch 1. Learning Assessments {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[262689].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Forms of Assessment: Informal, Formal, Paper-Pencil & Performance Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Standardized Assessments & Formative vs. Summative Evaluations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Qualities of Good Assessments: Standardization, Practicality, Reliability & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Validity in Assessments: Content, Construct & Predictive Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1883].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1883].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - The Reliability Coefficient and the Reliability of Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1884].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1884].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Performance Assessments: Product vs. Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Summarizing Assessment Results: Understanding Basic Statistics of Score Distribution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Summarizing Assessment Results: Comparing Test Scores to a Larger Population Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3217].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3217].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Using Standard Deviation and Bell Curves for Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2466].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2466].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Norm- vs. Criterion-Referenced Scoring: Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1888].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1888].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Using Mean, Median, and Mode for Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Standardized Tests in Education: Advantages and Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1889].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1889].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - High-Stakes Testing: Accountability and Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1890].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1890].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Testing Bias, Cultural Bias & Language Differences in Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - Use and Misuse of Assessments in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1892].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1892].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Special Education and Ecological Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2646].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2646].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Counseling Students on Career Development {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[12725].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Career Management and Development? - Definition and Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9186].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9186].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Career Stages: Establishment, Advancement, Maintenance & Withdrawal Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9189].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9189].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Factors Affecting Occupational Choice: Psychological, Social, Economic, and Cultural Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9187].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9187].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Realistic Job Previews: Definition, Purpose & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9188].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9188].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Social and Cultural Diversity Issues for School Counselors {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[12728].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Agents of Socialization: Family, Schools, Peers and Media Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - School Controversies: Self-Fulfilling Prophecies and Tracking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Functions of School: Socialization, Cultural Innovation, Integration & Latent Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2788].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2788].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Schooling: Cultural Differences in Schooling Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2787].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2787].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What Is a Non-Traditional Family? - Definition of Options Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2782].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2782].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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