Ch 9: GACE Middle Grades Reading: Teacher Development

About This Chapter

Review this chapter on teacher development prior to taking the GACE Middle Grades Reading examination. It includes educational video lessons, self-assessment quizzes and a practice chapter examination.

GACE Middle Grades Reading - Teacher Development - Chapter Summary

This chapter highlights teacher development activities. Increase your knowledge of pedagogical content as you prepare for the GACE Middle Grades Reading examination. You can also discover how seminars, conferences, workshops and book clubs can contribute to your overall professional development. Explore this chapter's online video lessons for assistance with questions on:

  • How to teach effectively
  • Identifying the roles of a teacher
  • Paid professional development activities
  • The importance of professional development

The three video lessons in this chapter outline the above topics in conversational language. Seasoned instructors present the lessons, which can be watched online via a mobile device or on a computer. If you'd prefer, you can study the corresponding text transcripts. The quiz tabs will lead you to lesson quizzes and worksheets.

GACE Middle Grades Reading: Teacher Development Chapter Objectives

The GACE Middle Grades Reading examination will determine your readiness to teach reading to students in grades 4-8. Your knowledge of and ability to implement teacher development exercises will be evaluated in this exam. Apply what you learned throughout school and during your review of this chapter as you pursue a reading endorsement in Georgia. The topics in this chapter may be found within the Diversity and Literate Environment subarea; this area makes up 30% of the overall score. In addition to having 80 selected-response questions and a maximum 2.5 hour time limit (including time to view tutorials), the examination is computer based.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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