- Course type: Self-paced
- Available Lessons: 250
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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This test prep course can assist aspiring Texes educators as they prepare to take the TExES Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (PPR) EC-12 exam. Covering topics from cognitive development to teacher responsibilities, this course reviews all the topics you can expect to see on the test. To check your readiness or how well you might do on exam day, each lesson is accompanied by a multiple-choice quiz, and there's also an assessment test included with each chapter.
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his course was last updated in 2019.
Syllabus & Course Information
Our expert instructors have created and assembled the lessons and quizzes in this course to offer you a comprehensive review of the topics you may be tested on when you take the TExES PPR EC-12. Work through as many or as few of the lessons as you need in order to feel prepared for test day. The lessons can help you outline the physical and cognitive development of children in early childhood, middle childhood and adolescence as well as detail the environmental factors that affect learning and create positive classrooms environments. After reviewing this course, you should also feel comfortable doing the following:
- Understand ways to adjust instruction to meet the needs of students with diverse backgrounds or special needs
- Develop curriculum and set student learning goals and effective instructional planning
- Explain psychological theories and different philosophies of learning
- Discuss instructional strategies the implementation of those strategies
- Describe classroom technologies and their uses
- Identify teaching strategies for English language learners
- Understand how to effectively utilize student assessments
- Outline professional development, teacher-parent communications and teacher responsibilities
Our TExES PPR EC-12 exam test prep course is made up of 22 chapters and a total of 181 concise and professionally written lessons. We've ensured that each concept you'll be tested on is covered thoroughly in this informative and user-friendly course. If you need assistance as you complete the lessons and chapter, our experts are available through the Dashboard to answer any questions that come up.
Introductory TExES PPR EC-12 Exam Information
The TExES PPR EC-12 exam is used in the by the State of Texas to ensure that prospective teachers possess the knowledge they need on pedagogy and professional responsibilities in order to become certified. This computer-administered exam tests candidates in four subject areas.
- Number of Questions: 100 questions
- Question Type: Multiple choice questions
- Time Limit: 5 hours
- Exam Cost: $131
Introductory TExES PPR EC-12 Exam Breakdown
|TExES PPR EC-12 Exam Concept||Percent of the TExES PPR EC-12 Exam||Approximate Number of Questions||Chapter Lessons|
|Designing Instruction and Assessment to Promote Student Learning||34%||34 questions||94 lessons|
|Creating a Positive, Productive Classroom Environment||13%||13 questions||20 lessons|
|Implementing Effective, Responsive Instruction and Assessment||33%||33 questions||44 lessons|
|Fulfilling Professional Roles and Responsibilities||20%||20 questions||23 lessons|
Preparing and Registering for the TExES PPR EC-12
As you work through this study guide, start by completing the short, engaging lessons. You will have the opportunity to reinforce your retention of the information presented in the video lessons by reading the written transcript. Also, take the accompanying quizzes to discover the topics you may need to review further. At the end of every chapter, re-assess your understanding of all the lessons with the practice chapter exams.If you have any questions about the lessons, our professional instructors may be reached through the teacher tabs of the lessons.
You may register for the TExES PPR EC-12 on the TExES-ETS website. When you do so, you will be able to chose a test date from days offered within the testing windows. These testing windows are offered year round. You must pass this exam to earn certification, and have four attempts in total to pass it. If you need to register to retake the exam you will need to be sure that you are retaking it 45 days after your previous attempt.
Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES) Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (PPR) EC-12 is a registered trademark of the Texas Education Agency, which is not affiliated with Study.com.
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