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Preparation for ESL Certification

PREPARATION FOR ESL CERTIFICATION

 

FREE ESL Academy for Teachers AND Administrators

four EVENINGS

from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

 

November 30, December 1, December 7, December 8  

 

Instructional Strategies and TExES test preparation

 

Don’t miss this opportunity!!!

 

 

You will receive reimbursement for the cost of the exam after passing it and there will be a $50 per evening stipend paid.  In order to receive the reimbursement and stipend, you are expected to attend training, take the TExES exam and upon passing it, put the endorsement on your certificate before May 27, 2016.

 

There will be no stipends paid to already certified teachers or new hires whose terms of employment included being ESL certified but you may participate in the academy as professional development to help you better serve ELLs.  Aides may also participate for professional development and will receive their hourly pay rate.

 

As an already certified teacher, you will be taking the English as a Second Language Supplemental Exam number 154.  The two locations below offer the online test continuously which will allow you several opportunities to take and pass the test.

 

Business Communication Solutions – Waco                   Prometric Testing Center
5400 Bosque Drive, Suite 200                                     5016 West Waco Drive
Waco, TX 76710                                                        Waco, TX 76710      
Test Center: STN13550A                                            Test Center: APCN-0320

 

Here is the link to the TExES website where you will find a wealth of information http://texes.ets.org/  

  

Please indicate your interest in this opportunity by emailing Marilyn Wilson.