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How to Calculate your Praxis Score

How to Calculate your Praxis Score

How many do I have to get correct to pass the Praxis test? There are no definitive passing scores on the Praxis; each state sets its own standard, and each test’s raw score is weighted differently. However, you can figure out how many you need to get correct to pass by figuring out your state's requirements and calculating your scale score using the methods below.  Most Praxis test include a scale score range from 100-200 points. You can look up your state's passing Praxis score by clicking this link. All Praxis tests are scored the same way. Each correct selected-response question is...

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How to pass the Pearson Foundations of Reading Test

How to pass the Pearson Foundations of Reading Test

If you are trying to pass the MTEL or another state certification test to become a certified teacher, you may be required to take and pass the Pearson Foundations of Reading Test. There are many resources and practice tests out there. However, be sure you are keeping a few things in mind when preparing for this exam. Foundation of Reading Test Objectives There is a TON of information in the objectives of the Pearson Foundations of Reading Test. Be sure you read through all that detailed info and get a sense of what is on the exam. The test makers...

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How to Pass the Principles of Learning and Teaching (PLT)

PLT Praxis

How to Pass the Principles of Learning and Teaching (PLT)

The Praxis PLT test is made of 70 selected-response questions and four constructed-response questions (short answer). To prepare for the test, you will need to study up on the following categories: Students as Learners Instructional Process Assessment Professional Development, Leadership, and Community Analysis of Instructional Scenarios The multiple-choice portion of the exam covers content categories I-IV. The constructed response portion of the exam is content category V. Analysis of Instructional Scenarios. Praxis PLT Tests Available You will be required to take the PLT that aligns to the grade level you are planning to teach. The following PLT testing areas are...

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How to Pass the Praxis II Elementary Education Multiple Subjects 5001 Test

Elementary Education Praxis Praxis II

How to Pass the Praxis II Elementary Education Multiple Subjects 5001 Test

To pass this test, you'll need relevant test prep that contains content and practice questions similar to the exam. You'll also need a comprehensive understanding of the 4 subtests on the test: language arts and reading, math, social studies, and science. The Praxis 5001 is a multiple subject test broken down into four subtests. The total amount of time allotted for this test is 4.25 hours, and the test is delivered on the computer. Test questions are comprised of selected-response and numeric entry. For the math subtest, you will be provided with an on-screen scientific calculator. Parts of the Praxis 5001 The Praxis 5001 is...

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