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Course SummaryAccess details about dieting and nutrition, substance abuse and school health programs using this study guide. This course provides a review of information you will be required to know when you take the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Health Education Test II exam.
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About This Course
Learn about diet planning and health education curricula via this short course that covers all of the topics you will be tested on when taking the GACE Health Education Test II exam. You will have the opportunity to study details about nutrients, healthy eating, substance-related disorders and health information sources. When your study of this course is complete, you should have developed a better understanding of the following:
- Types of nutrients
- Diet planning guidelines
- Nutritional needs and choices
- Addiction and addictive behaviors
- Alcoholism, tobacco use and drug abuse
- School health education program models
About the Exam
The GACE Health Education Test II is the second of this two-part exam designed to measure the knowledge level of those seeking to become certified P-12 health educators in Georgia. Test II consists of 100 selected-response questions in two subareas: Personal Health, Wellness and Nutrition (40 questions) and Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs, and Professional Issues (60 questions). The exam is administered via computer, and candidates are given two hours to answer all questions. A score of 220 is needed to pass this test.
GACE Health Education Test II Exam Preparation & Registration
Use this study guide as a quick reference tool to help you prepare for the GACE Health Education Test II exam. You will be able to access short video lessons 24/7 from any device, making it simple to create a flexible study schedule. Lessons focus on such relevant topics as carbohydrates and lipids; vitamins; nutritional facts and myths; abuse treatment methods; and health education advocacy. Each lesson offers expert instruction, and you'll have the ability to jump to any point in the video that discusses only the topics you wish to review. Take lesson quizzes and chapter exams to demonstrate how much you have learned so that you'll know you're prepared for the GACE Health Education Test II exam.
Begin your registration for this exam by creating an account on the Georgia Professional Standards Commission website. Click on 'Reason for Testing' and obtain a state certification ID number. You will need this number to make a GACE testing account on the Educational Testing Service (ETS) website. Register online or by phone. In either case, you will submit payment of exam fees via a debit or credit card, e-check or PayPal.
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