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Are you ready to teach in Florida? Use our high quality study guide to help you pass your teacher certification exam and advance your career. Our FTCE General Knowledge study guide offers total preparation for prospective Florida teachers to get ready for the FTCE General Knowledge exam.
What You’ll Find In the FTCE General Knowledge Study Guide:
Updated for 2015, Florida General Knowledge sample test questions resemble the real test. Also, only XAMonline unpacks each detail of the test with more granularity. This resource will take you through each of the four subject domains, specific competencies and detailed skills. Thorough information and examples are included for each area along with 3 Sample Tests. Unique to XAMonline, we provide a variety of multiple-choice questions with an analysis of how difficult a question it is. Each question is explained fully why it was choosen as the correct answer.
Significant changes can be noted in the updated version (new standards released July 2014). In the Language Arts and Reading Domain, specific skills have been identified that further expand upon the Common Core curriculum. A heavy emphasis has been placed on text-dependent analysis, synthesis, and evaluation. Updated technology and multimedia capabilities within the classroom are now a critical part, and incorporating higher-level thinking opportunities into each domain has been highly emphasized.
Utilizing this guide will ensure that you have experience with all of the specific competencies and skills among the four domains. Perfect for college students, teachers, and career-changing professionals, this detailed guide provides answer explanations which refer back to specific skills within the book. As you prepare for your exam, foresee confidence knowing that the information provided has been correlated directly to Florida's expected teaching and learning skills, and is the best way to help guide you to success on your FTCE General Knowledge exam.
The FTCE test is computer-based and broken into four subtests with a total of approximately 125 multiple-choice items and one essay. The approximate subtest times and breakdowns are as follows:
- Essay Subtest: 1 essay - 50 minutes
- ELS Subtest: approximately 40 multiple-choice questions - 40 minutes
- Reading Subtest: approximately 40 multiple-choice questions - 40 minutes
- Mathematics Subtest: approximately 45 multiple-choice questions - 1 hour and 40 minutes
Become a General Knowledge Teacher with Confidence
Unlike other teacher certification test preparation material, our FTCE General Knowledge study guide drills all the way down to the focus statement level, providing detailed examples of the range, type, and level of content that appear on the test. Completely aligned with current FTCE exam, this book provides the support you need to study and pass the exam with confidence!
This study guide includes practice test questions to help you test your knowledge, understand how the exam is weighted, and identify skills and competencies you need to focus on. Our detailed answer explanations reference related skills in the book, allowing you to identify your strengths and weaknesses and interact with the content effectively. Maximize your study by prioritizing domains and skills you need to focus on the most to pass the exam.
This study guide is perfect for college students, teachers, and career-changing professionals who want to teach in Florida.