Ch 1: About the GACE Test

About This Chapter

If you're planning on taking the GACE test, read these articles to learn valuable information about the exam. The articles cover topics pertaining to the exam's purpose, registration process, passing scores and more.

About the GACE Test - Summary & Learning Objectives

Read these simple and short articles to get a thorough understanding of the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) test. You can access these articles at any time to supplement your preparation experience. The articles help you learn about:

  • The purpose of the GACE test
  • Test date and registration information
  • GACE passing scores
  • Preparing for the GACE test

Resource Benefits

Be sure to read these articles as you get ready for the GACE test.

  • They're accessible: Use your computer or mobile device to access these GACE test articles.
  • They're authoritative: The articles contain up-to-date information about the exam.
  • They're convenient: The articles are available at any time that fits your schedule.
  • They're useful: These articles can show you how to successfully prepare for the test.

12 Lessons in Chapter 1: About the GACE Test
What is the GACE Test?

1. What is the GACE Test?

Get yourself ready to become a certified teacher or education professional in Georgia public schools. Learn about Georgia teacher certification tests, known as GACE exams, administered by the GaPSC, including GACE Program Admission, Content Exams, Ethics Assessments and more.

What are GACE Passing Scores?

2. What are GACE Passing Scores?

Passing standards for GACE exams vary depending on the exact assessment you are taking. Read on for more information on what scores you'll need to pass each kind of test in the series.

How to Prepare for the GACE Test

3. How to Prepare for the GACE Test

This lesson contains useful tips and strategies to help you prepare to take the GACE. You'll also learn how to evaluate, choose, and use GACE prep tools, including apps and practice tests. GACE Scholarship: Application Form & Information

4. GACE Scholarship: Application Form & Information is proud to announce three new scholarships designed to support GACE test takers as they go through this pivotal step on the way to becoming certified educators in the state of Georgia.

GACE Test Dates & Registration

5. GACE Test Dates & Registration

Exams under the GACE umbrella are offered throughout the year in a series of testing windows. Read on for more information about these testing periods and how you can sign up and save your seat.

GACE Test Day Preparation

6. GACE Test Day Preparation

There are some things you must bring on test day to ensure you're admitted to your GACE exam. There are also strategies you can employ prior to your testing appointment to ensure you're ready for your exam. Read on to learn more.

GACE Test Accommodations

7. GACE Test Accommodations

It is important to determine if you qualify for accommodations to your GACE tests when you register. This article presents information about who qualifies, what types of accommodations are offered and how to apply.

GACE Test Retake Policy

8. GACE Test Retake Policy

Wondering what options you have if you need to retake a GACE test? The retake policy and process are explored here, along with some tips for preparing for your GACE test.

GACE Test Cost

9. GACE Test Cost

In order to budget for your GACE exams, it helps to understand the test fees and refund policies for each type of test you need to take. Read on to learn how much different tests cost, their refund policies and the costs of rescheduling.

How To Pass The GACE Test

10. How To Pass The GACE Test

It is important to study effectively while preparing for your GACE tests, and it is also beneficial to familiarize yourself with test formats and testing procedures. Read on to learn about resources you can use to prepare for your GACE test.

What GACE Test Do I Need To Take?

11. What GACE Test Do I Need To Take?

Determining what GACE tests are required to earn your desired certification is important so that you can prepare effectively. Read on to learn about the tests used to qualify paraprofessionals, teachers, administrators and other school staff.

GACE Prep Product Comparison

12. GACE Prep Product Comparison

For hopeful teachers to be in Georgia, the GACE tests are a required hurdle on the race to working in the public school system. As with all standardized tests, you only want to take the exam once. Use our GACE test prep product comparison to identify the solution that will help you pass on your first try!

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