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- Available Lessons: 191
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
- New lessons are still being added
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About This Course
If you are planning on taking the Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments (MEGA) Paraprofessional exam in the near future, try studying with this collection of simple lessons and practice quizzes. Covering the concepts that you'll likely encounter on the day of your exam, this course goes over topics related to vocabulary, reading analysis, grammar, algebra, geometry and English composition. You'll also take a look at a variety of instructional strategies for these particular academic subjects. You can access these study resources whenever you have free time, and you can use the final course exam to make sure you're ready to sit for the Paraprofessional exam.
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Syllabus & Course Information
The content of this course is aligned with subjects that appear on the MEGA Paraprofessional exam. As you work through the course, you'll review essential reading, writing and math topics, as well as methods for teaching these subjects in classroom settings. By the end of the course, you should be able to:
- Recognize/analyze ideas in texts
- Teach students capitalization, spelling, punctuation and grammar rules
- Define basic math terminology
- Evaluate decimal and faction operations
- Work with algebraic expressions
- Interpret visual data displays
- Measure shapes and 3D figures
- Solve estimation, algebra, geometry and measurement problems
- Explain the fundamentals of transformational and coordinate geometry
- Support reading, writing and math instruction
- Outline the process of writing
- Compare writing forms
This course includes 192 topical lessons that are broken into 21 chapters. The lessons are typically less than ten minutes in length so you can quickly move through the material. Be sure to take the included self-assessments to check your understanding of the information.
MEGA Paraprofessional Exam Information
Individuals who are pursuing a paraprofessional position in the state of Missouri must take and pass this exam. The exam assesses the knowledge and skills that are needed for paraprofessional jobs.
- Number of Questions: 90
- Question Type: Multiple-choice
- Time Limit: 2 hours
- Exam Cost: $35
MEGA Paraprofessional Exam Breakdown
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MEGA Paraprofessional Exam Preparation and Registration
The course's online format, simple videos and supplemental features make for an efficient and flexible studying experience. Your course dashboard will keep track of your progress so you'll always know what you still need to review before the day of your test. The self-assessments ensure that you fully understand the course's paraprofessional topics, and the Ask the Expert feature allows you to submit any questions you may have. You can revisit the materials as many times as needed, and we've also included printable transcripts that you can use to take notes and study offline.
You can register for the Paraprofessional exam on the official MEGA website. You'll be required to create an account and select an available test date. You can also choose a nearby testing center and pay your exam fees. This exam is available throughout the year by appointment.
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