Published on: March 05, 2007Lone Star College-Kingwood offers reviews and content preparation courses for the Texas Examination of Educator Standards (TExES) Exams. These courses are open to any educator in our community.
Review courses will be available prior to each administration of the exam. The courses are seven contact hours at a cost of $86. The TExES Review courses currently being offered include: Math 4-12, Social Studies 4-12, Special Education EC-12, PPR EC-4, PPR 4-8, PPR 8-12, PPR EC-12. Additional areas will be added periodically, so check with the Teacher Certification Program at Lone Star College-Kingwood throughout the year for updates.
In addition to the TExES Review courses, Lone Star College-Kingwood offers TExES Content Preparation Courses, a more intensive overview of all the domains and competencies covered on the TExES Examinations. The TExES Content Preparation courses are 24 contact hours at a cost of $124. They will be offered as needed throughout the year.
Dr. Deborah Sullivan, Teacher Certification Supervisor and Instructor remarked, “We are very excited about offering the content reviews at Lone Star College-Kingwood. These courses and seminars provide ‘just-in-time’ opportunities to review previously learned material in preparation for taking exams that are required for teaching certification. These reviews will provide teacher candidates with the edge they need as they enter the final preparation phase for the exams and will also give them confidence that they are well versed in the material.”
Teaching Candidates, Wanda Long said the “The review session was the very best session I have been to. The material was covered in detail.”
Adrienne Mallory added “This course was very helpful in easing my mind before taking the content. I would definitely recommend this class to others in the future.”
Lone Star College-Kingwood’s continuing education provides affordable, quality education opportunities for the life-long learner. For more information call 281.312.1716 or visit kingwood.lonestar.edu/ce and look for Teacher Certification under the section, Certificate Programs.
For general information about Lone Star College-Kingwood, call 281-312-1613 or visit our Web site at kingwood.lonestar.edu. For information on credit courses call 281-312-1613 and for Continuing Education call 281-312-1660.
The Lone Star College System is among the largest and fastest growing community college districts in Texas. It comprises Lone Star College-North Harris, Lone Star College-Kingwood, Lone Star College–Tomball, Lone Star College–Montgomery, Lone Star College–CyFair, six satellite centers and The University Center. For more information about Lone Star College System and its programs, visit www.lonestar.edu or call 832-813-6500.