On 6/14/10, Lana wrote:
> Thanks for everyone's advice. I take the test in less than 2
> weeks. (aghhh)
> I bought the only ec-6 study guide available at the time..which was
> the "EC-6 Texes-191 Generalist Study Guide" by Nancy...somebody.
> Sorry, I've forgotten her last name, but it is available at barnes
> and nobles. There are SO many typos and mistakes, but I am happy
> with how much I've gained from it. Sheri, there are two full-length
> (140 question) tests in the back with detailed answer
> clarifications which I found super helpful! I did a little studying
> for an ec-4 study guide I picked up at the library. I read the
> entire book front to back to remind myself of basic math, social
> studies and science. I am going to take one more practice test and
> look over all the notes I took while reading the book and I think
> I'll be ready by the 26th. Hope that helps for anyone who hasn't
> taken the test. Hopefully it will work for me *fingers crossed*
> On 6/14/10, Sheri wrote:
>> Thank you so much for your response. I am furiously looking for
>> good material to study. Where did you get the 3 practice exams?
>> Did you buy them online and what site? There are so many to pick
>> from. On the TEXES site practice exam there are only 50
>> questions. Thank you so much I hope you read this.
>> On 6/06/10, cj wrote:
>>> I have a BBA (20+ yrs) ago & have subbed this past year. I
>>> studied EC-6 flash cards (from online site) & an EC-4 Exam
>>> for Dummies manual. Studied info for a few weeks & took 3
>>> practice exams (several times) until I got them all right.
>>> EC-6 Test not too hard if you study materials. Make sure you
>>> know basic science concepts & have good Texas History
>>> background (many questions in this section were not on the
>>> practice exams or flash cards). Passed the first time! Good
>>> luck ...you CAN do it!
>>> On 4/27/10, Lana wrote:
>>>> I'm not sure if I am asking this question in the
>>>> appropriate place, but here it goes...
>>>> Has anyone taken the new TExEs (191 generalists) Ec-6
>>>> Exam? How was it? Any advice? Also, they give you 5
>>>> hours, does it take that long?
>>>> I have a public relations degree and have NO experience
>>>> teaching expect with being a substitute a few times...do
>>>> you need to have an education degree to pass this test the
>>>> first time around?