TExES Test Approval Process

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TExES Test Approval Process

Exam

1 st Attempt

2 nd Attempt

3 rd Attempt

4 th Attempt

5 th Attempt

EC-12 PPR
(160)

1. Complete Certify Teacher as diagnostic test.

2. If 80% in all domains is achieved, approved for PPR exam.

3. If below 80%, TExES lab creates study plan.

4. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan.

5. Re-take Certify Teacher with score of 80% or better in all domains. If not 80% or better, repeat steps 3-5.

When 80% or better is achieved, approved to take exam.

1. TExES exam score report results of first attempt are reviewed by TExES lab.

2. TExES lab creates study plan.

3. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan.

4. Take Representative Exam with score of 85% or better in all domains. If not 85% or better, repeat steps 2-5.
When 85% or better in all domains is achieved, approved to take exam.

Complete educational activities assigned by department chair or program coordinator.

Secondary & All Level Content

1. Obtain approval from your program to upload via Tk20 (submit approved Eligibility form)

2. If required by content program, complete Certify Teacher practice exam with 80% or better as prescribed by your program

1. Obtain approval from your program to upload via Tk20 (submit approved Eligibility form)

2. If required by content program, complete Certify Teacher practice exam with 85% or better as prescribed by your program

Complete educational activities assigned by department chair or program coordinator as needed and obtain and upload eligibility form via Tk20

Specialization Exams

1. Obtain approval from your program to upload via Tk20 (submit approved Eligibility form)

2. Go to department for further requirements

1. Obtain approval from your program to upload via Tk20 (submit approved Eligibility form)

2. Go to department for further requirements

Complete educational activities assigned by department chair or program coordinator as needed and obtain and upload eligibility form via Tk20

EC-6 Core Subjects
(391)

1. Complete Representative Exam as diagnostic test.

2. Results of Representative Exam are reviewed in TExES lab. If 75% is achieved in all domains, approved for exam.

3. If below 75% in one or more domain(s), TExES lab creates study plan.

4. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan.

5. Re-take Representative Exam with score of 75% or better in all domains. If 75% or better is not achieved, repeat steps 2-5.

When 75% or better is achieved in all domains, approved to take exam.

1. TExES Exam score report results of first attempt are reviewed by TExES lab.

2. TExES lab creates study plan.

3. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan.

4. Re-take Representative Exam with score of 85% or better in all domains. If 85% or better is not achieved, repeat steps 2-5.

When 85% or better is achieved in all domains, approved to take exam.

Complete educational activities assigned by department chair or program coordinator as needed and obtain and upload eligibility form via Tk20

Science of Teaching Reading
(293)

1. Attend a STR Constructed Response Workshop

2. Complete STR Representative exam.

3. Results of STR representative exam are reviewed in TExES lab. TExES lab. Candidates will be approved for exam if
a. 75% or better is achieved in multiple choice section
b. a score of 4 or better is achieved in constructed response section AND
c. you have attended the STR Constructed Response Workshop

4. If below 75% in multiple choice section and/or below a 4 in Constructed Response section in Representative exam contact TExES lab for a study plan

5. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan.
6. Re-take STR Representative exam.

When 75% or better is achieved in multiple choice section and a 4 in Constructed Response section and mandatory workshop is completed, will be approved to take exam.

1. TExES Exam score report results of first attempt are reviewed by TExES lab.

2. TExES lab creates study plan.

3. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan.

TExES Lab will determine if approved to take exam

Complete educational activities assigned by department chair or program coordinator as needed and obtain and upload eligibility form via Tk20

PK-3 Early Childhood
(292)

1. Complete EC-3 Representative Exam as  diagnostic test.

2. Results of EC-3 diagnostic test are reviewed in TExES lab.

3. TExES lab creates study plan. Study plan includes participation in 2 mandatory workshops:
a. EC-3 content and
b. SPED

4. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan.

5. Re-take EC-3 diagnostic test if your first score is below 75%. If 75% or better is not achieved, repeat steps 2-5.

When 75% or better is achieved, approved to take exam

1. Results of first attempt are reviewed by TExES lab.

2. TExES lab creates study plan.

3. Successfully complete TExES lab study plan

TExES Lab will determine if approved to take exam.

Complete educational activities assigned by department chair or program coordinator as needed and obtain and upload eligibility form via Tk20