Ch 1: NYSTCE Information Resources

About This Chapter

Learn important information about the NYSTCE test with this collection of articles. As you read through these articles, you'll learn about the exam's registration process, preparation strategies and score report.

About the NYSTCE Test - Summary & Learning Objectives

This series of articles covers information about the New York State Teacher Certification Examinations (NYSTCE). Read the articles at your own pace to learn about registering and preparing for the test. The articles cover the following topics:

  • Registration information for the exam
  • Test dates for the NYSTCE
  • NYSTCE test preparation strategies
  • How to interpret the NYSTCE score report

Resource Benefits

These articles ensure you know essential information about the NYSTCE.

  • They're useful: These articles offer strategies to help you effectively prepare for the exam.
  • They're accessible: You'll be able to access these articles on your desktop, laptop or smartphone.
  • They're relevant: The articles ensure you know essential information before you take the test.
  • They're convenient: You can read these articles at any time you like.

14 Lessons in Chapter 1: NYSTCE Information Resources
What are the NYSTCE Exams?

1. What are the NYSTCE Exams?

What the NYSTCE tests are and who is required to take them are explained in this article. The different types of NYSTCE tests and where to find study resources for some of them are also covered.

NYSTCE Exam Registration Information

2. NYSTCE Exam Registration Information

Registering for the NYSTCE is a simple process, but there are a few things you will need to know beforehand. This article is a quick and easy way to find out the essential registration info you will need as you prepare to take the exam.

NYSTCE Score Report Information

3. NYSTCE Score Report Information

NYSTCE score reports are available to test takers on varying schedules, depending on the exam taken. Read about what NYSTCE score reports include and when you can expect to receive them. You'll also learn where to find test prep resources for these teacher certification exams.

NYSTCE Test Scores & Score Reports

4. NYSTCE Test Scores & Score Reports

Review this article to learn how the NYSTCE scoring system works, when test scores are available, who receives test scores and how to access score reports following your NYSTCE tests.

NYSTCE Test Dates

5. NYSTCE Test Dates

If you're getting ready to sit for an NYSTCE exam, the availability of testing appointments will depend on the type of test you need to take. Read on for more information about when tests are offered and how to sign up for these exams.

NYSTCE Exam Dates & Testing Centers

6. NYSTCE Exam Dates & Testing Centers

Where and when you can take NYSTCE tests are covered in this article. You can also learn how to use the apps designed to help you find test sites and available testing times.

NYSTCE Test Cost

7. NYSTCE Test Cost

Learn about the costs of different types of NYSTCE tests used to certify teachers or qualify individuals pursuing careers as teacher assistants, school building leaders and school district leaders.

NYSTCE Accommodations

8. NYSTCE Accommodations

Accommodations for the NYSTCE tests are discussed here. This article explains what types of accommodations may be allowed, who can qualify for accommodations and how individuals can apply for them.

NYSTCE Test Retake Policy

9. NYSTCE Test Retake Policy

This article covers who is and isn't allowed to retake NYSTCE tests and how long individuals must wait before they retake different NYSTCE tests. How to arrange to retake a test and how to prepare to take the exam again are also explained.

NYSTCE Test Day Preparation

10. NYSTCE Test Day Preparation

This article will identify the steps you should take to ensure that you are ready for the NYSTCE exam on test day. This includes information about how to ensure that you have what you need on exam day and how to study effectively for the test.

How to Prepare for the NYSTCE Test

11. How to Prepare for the NYSTCE Test

Aspiring teachers in the state of New York must pass the New York State Teacher Certification Exam, or NYSTCE. Read on to learn how to prepare for this test.

NYSTCE Test Prep Tips

12. NYSTCE Test Prep Tips

There are some specific resources that can be used to study for NYSTCE tests. Learn where to find them and get additional information about the testing system to prepare for NYSTCE tests. NYSTCE Scholarship: Application Form & Information

13. NYSTCE Scholarship: Application Form & Information

Seeking a scholarship to help you prepare for the NYSTCE? is proud to announce three scholarships to support prospective New York teachers while they prepare for this important step towards the classroom.

NYSTCE Prep Product Comparison

14. NYSTCE Prep Product Comparison

Need to prepare for taking the NYSTCE? With so many options for prospective New York educators it can be difficult to know where to start. To help, we've compared several NYSTCE test prep options to help prepare for test day.

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