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Ch 1: About the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 Exam

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Learn important information about the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 exam with this self-paced test prep resource. The chapter's short lessons and quizzes examine exam costs, registration and test scores, as well as tips to help you pass the exam.

About the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 Exam - Chapter Summary

This series of short articles covers important information about the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 exam. Work through the chapter at your own pace to learn about exam costs, upcoming test dates, registration, test scores and more. We'll also show you useful strategies to help you pass the exam. After completing this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of TExES exams
  • Know where to find upcoming test dates for the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 exam
  • Understand the TExES exam registration process, exam cost and retake policy
  • Recognize the TExES Core Subjects exam passing score
  • Apply helpful test taking strategies
  • Know when you can expect to receive your test scores

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10 Lessons in Chapter 1: About the TExES Core Subjects EC-6 Exam
TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Test Dates & Registration

1. TExES Core Subjects EC-6: Test Dates & Registration

The TExES Core Subjects EC-6 exam is offered on a continuous basis. Read on to learn more about the registration process and find out how you can select your test date.

Tips on How to Pass the TExES Core Subjects EC-6

2. Tips on How to Pass the TExES Core Subjects EC-6

If you are preparing to become an elementary school teacher in Texas, you will need to first pass the TExES Core Subjects EC-6. This lesson gives you some tips that will help you succeed on the exam!

Passing Score for the TExES Core Subjects EC-6

3. Passing Score for the TExES Core Subjects EC-6

The TExES Core Subjects EC-6 test uses a scaling system to determine whether a candidate passes. Keep reading for an explanation of this system, and how well you'll need to do in order to pass the exam.

TExES Test Dates

4. TExES Test Dates

TExES test dates are available year round for most exams. Learn more about available test dates for different exams and get info on registration. You'll also find study resources you can use to prepare for the exam.

TExES Test Scores

5. TExES Test Scores

The TExES scores have a specific set of ranges as defined by Pearson. This article looks at the possible scores you can receive, where to find your test results and how to prepare for the exams.

What Are the TExES Exams?

6. What Are the TExES Exams?

Teachers seeking certification to teach in public or charter schools in Texas must pass TExES exams. Read on to learn about the TExES exams: elligibility, test logistics, and how to prepare.

How to Register for TExES Tests

7. How to Register for TExES Tests

Prospective Texas teachers must pass Texas Examinations of Educator Standards (TExES) tests for their specific subject area. Read on for information on how to register for TExES exams and learn how you can prepare for your test.

TExES Exam Cost

8. TExES Exam Cost

If you're gearing up for a TExES exam, you'll need to know how much it'll cost you. Read on to find out the cost for each test and get further information on the registration process.

TExES Retake Policy

9. TExES Retake Policy

Aspiring teachers who did not pass their TExES exams will have several more chances to earn a higher score and meet Texas's teacher certification requirements. Read on to learn more about this test's retake policy and find some useful study resources to help you improve your test results.

How Long Does it Take to Get TExES Scores Back?

10. How Long Does it Take to Get TExES Scores Back?

The release date of your TExES scores is dependent on the type of test you take. Read on to learn more about exactly how long you'll need to wait to see your scores.

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