Test Prep Resources
Use this list of resources to help prepare you for your upcoming certification test.
Complete Test Preparation Inc.
Offers tips, practice questions, and information for students preparing to take their teaching exams.
Complete Test Preparation Inc. has been online for ten years and has developed a loyal following with over 500,000 people visiting the site last year. They currently have 138 titles in print, as well as eBooks and APPs.
Free Test Preparation Manuals for TEXES Certification Exams
Free downloads of test prep manuals, at the TEA web site, prepared by the Educational Testing Service (ETS).
TExES Practice Exam Products
Certify Teacher offers test preparation software products for educator certification. As a show of gratitude to our Troops to Teachers participants for their service to our country, they are offering a special discount of $12 off any of their products for any delivery format– online, download, or CD-ROM. The military promo code is MILZUS2020.
240Tutoring is an online TExES preparation resource that can assess an individual’s knowledge and help direct studying. 240 Tutoring provides in-depth instructional content and interactive practice questions that allow individuals to understand concepts on the test and how the concepts are applied.
Pre-Admission Content Test
A Pre-Admission Content Test (PACT) can be used to obtain admission into an Educator Preparation Program (EPP). Tests taken through the PACT route are the same tests used for certification.
G.I Bill Educational Benefits
Search for schools that are approved to train veterans and can use your GI Bill at the Texas Veteran Comission Approved Schools and Employers.
The Hazelwood Act
Western Governors University Troops to Teachers Scholarships
Western Governors University is offering supplemental $1,500 scholarships to students participating in Troops to Teachers managed through the Department of Education and Department of Defense by Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES).
WGU’s Teacher College offers Bachelor and master degree programs. Recipients are eligible to apply $300 of the scholarship money per six month term at WGU, renewable up to five terms. These scholarships will allow current or former military personnel to begin new careers, utilize their knowledge and experience in the classroom, and have a positive impact on our nation’s young people.
Getting a degree at WGU is convenient and accessible since WGU is a fully-accredited online university. Degrees are earned at the student’s own pace, at times and places that are convenient to them.
Teach For Texas Loan Replacement Assistance Program
The Hinson-Hazlewood College Student Loan Program
VA Reimbursement Form
Print the Application for Reimbursement of Licensing or Certification Test Fees, fill it out and send your completed VA reimbursement form to:
VA Regional Office
P.O. Box 8888
Muskogee, OK 74402-8888
Survivors' & Dependent's Educational Assistance Program
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Troops to Teachers Live Video Briefing
Wednesday, July 18, 1000 - 1100
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Troops to Teachers Briefing
Thursday, July 19th, 1000-1300
Fort Sam Houston
Building 2263 B 100 and B 17