Praxis Social Studies Content Knowledge (5081) (Praxis Teacher Certification Test Prep) (Paperback)
Research & Education Association, 9780738612065, 528pp.
Publication Date: May 16, 2016
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REA's Praxis Social Studies (5081) Test Prep with Online Practice Tests - Gets You Certified and in the Classroom Third Edition - Fully Up-to-Date for the Current Exam Nationwide, nearly 300,000 teachers are needed annually, and all must take appropriate tests to be licensed. REA gets you ready for your teaching career with our outstanding library of Teacher Certification test preps. REA's Praxis Social Studies (5081) test prep was designed to help you master the information on the Praxis Social Studies exam. This test prep is perfect for college students, teachers, and career-changing professionals who are seeking certification as teachers of social studies in a secondary school. Written by a teaching expert, our comprehensive review chapters cover all the social studies topics tested on the exam, including: U.S. history, world history, government/civics/political science, geography, economics, and behavioral sciences. The book includes two full-length practice tests that feature every type of question you can expect to see on the Praxis Social Studies exam. Our practice tests replicate the test's question format, allowing candidates to pinpoint their strengths and weaknesses while reinforcing their skills and testing their interdisciplinary knowledge. The book's practice tests are also offered online with the added benefits of automatic scoring, timed testing conditions, and diagnostic feedback to help teacher candidates zero in on the topics and question types that give them trouble now, so they can succeed on test day. This test prep is a must-have for teacher certification candidates across the country REA books and software have proven to be the extra support teacher candidates need to pass their challenging tests for licensure. Our comprehensive test preps are teacher-recommended and written by experts in the field.
About the Author
Jeanne M. Bowlan teaches social studies at the Upper Academy in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Ms. Bowlan earned her B.A. from Wells College and her M.A. in History from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. In her high school teaching career, Ms. Bowlan has taught Advanced Placement European History, United States History, Sociology, and Anthropology. Ms. Bowlan has also taught college courses in European History, Women's Studies, and Writing.