As part of Essex County College’s Alternate Route to Teaching program, the On Campus Continuing Education Department will be offering the Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Prep Classes for teacher candidates.
This course is an intensive 15 week class which will be offered on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. beginning April 1, 2017. The course will focus exclusively on helping students to feel at ease in taking the tests as well as offer a thorough overview of exam structure and content, extensive and focused drill practice, what to expect on test day, test-taking strategies, and how to deal with stress taking anxiety on the day of the test.
Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators (Core) tests were developed to provide comprehensive assessments that measure the skills and content knowledge of all candidates entering the teaching profession in the areas of reading, writing and mathematics.
The total cost for the course is $345. Texts are not included in the tuition.
For more information or to register, please contact the On Campus Continuing Education Department at 973-877-3079 or 973-877-3540.