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How to Prepare for Tests

As you know, passing your required exams is a major milestone on your journey to becoming an educator. We want to help you succeed and move even closer to starting training this summer! TNTP Teaching Fellows offers several options for test preparation.

It's important that you start preparing for exams right away. The online courses are available on a rolling basis throughout enrollment, but you should begin preparing now to increase your chances of passing your exams the first time.

Take the following steps within one week of enrolling. 

FIRST, CHOOSE YOUR PREP COURSE

TNTP Online Praxis Math Prep | Unlimited Free Access
TNTP offers enrollees online, self-paced test prep courses for the Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Mathematics (5732) and, if applicable, Praxis II Mathematics Content Knowledge (5161). To get started, reach out to info@tntpteachingfellows.org and ask to be enrolled in the TNTP Online Praxis Course. 

Teachers Prep “Quick Core” | $29.75 per subtest
TNTP has teamed up with Teachers Prep to offer enrollees a discount to their Quick Core program and two weeks of unlimited access to Core Videos with an expert instructor who will teach you all the in-depth subject matter knowledge and test strategy you need for success on the Praxis Core Mathematics, Reading and Writing subtests. To get started, register for a free account with Teachers Test Prep, login to your account and use discount coupon code: TNTP18 at check out.

Teachers Prep “Core Plus” | $55.25 per subtest
Core Plus includes six months of unlimited access to Core Videos in with an expert instructor who will teach you all the in-depth subject matter knowledge and test strategy you need for success on the Praxis Core Math, Reading and Writing subtests. This option incudes an additional diagnostic exam and a money back guarantee if you fail the same course twice. To get started, register for a free account with Teachers Test Prep, login to your account and use discount coupon code: TNTP18 at check out.

SECOND, TAKE THE DIAGNOSTIC(S)

  • If you're studying for the math portion of the Praxis Core take this diagnostic on Teachers Test Prep following the instructions in the video. Note: the name of this test is Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics (5732). 
  • If you're studying to teach secondary math or middle school math you must also take this diagnostic on Teachers Test Prep following the instructions in the video. Note: the name of this test is Praxis Mathematics Content Knowledge (5161). 

REMEMBER

  • You may only take each test once, so take your time and make sure you have a calculator and paper and pencil handy.
  • To see the percentage of questions you answered correct, check your account and email.

Finally, register for the Praxis Course

  • If you do not pass the diagnostic exam, we strongly recommend that you use one of the above resources and start studying right away.
  • If you do pass the diagnostic and you would still like to take the course, you are welcome do that.
  • Mark this step complete in your enrollment checklist. 

There are limited testing opportunities before the start of training. Register for the Praxis test immediately so you'll be able to take the test soon after finishing the online prep course. 

Read about testing requirements.