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Praxis Core Verbal

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Upcoming classes

October 7-16, 2019
Mondays and Wednesdays, 9-11:30 p.m.
Registration Fee: $159.00
Where: Live-Online

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We will help you improve your skills, confidence, and score, all of which increase your chance of admission into the teacher preparation program of your choice!

Receive 10 hours of expert classroom instruction on the Core Verbal section of the Praxis. This comprehensive course includes an overview of the reading skills and writing conventions tested on the Praxis and prepares you for the questions typically seen on this test.

The Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class includes expert instruction, a proven format, all required course materials, and online support resources in one convenient, affordable package.

VCU's Praxis Core Verbal Prep Classes Offer:

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Why Should You Take the VCU Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class?

The VCU Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class is ideal for anyone looking to enter a teacher preparation program or to become certified to teach. Our Praxis Core Verbal preparation curriculum is a program developed by experts. You’ll receive 10 hours of targeted instruction to help you fully prepare for the Verbal section of the Praxis Core. In the VCU Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class, you’ll master strategies to improve your Praxis score with the help of experienced test preparation instructors who care about your success.

Convenient Online Scheduling!

Praxis Core Verbal Prep Classes are offered live-online, giving you the option to choose the schedule that works best for you. Enjoy the flexibility of attending class from anywhere or at any time. Our virtual classroom provides you with the opportunity to interact in real-time with our expert instructors and to re-watch the recordings of your class sessions at your convenience for up to 30 days after the course ends.

System Requirements:

The live-online Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class is offered online using Adobe Connect, a free browser plug-in. You need only a high-speed internet connection and speakers or headphones.

Course materials will be delivered directly to your home. We recommend registering at least four (4) business days in advance of the class start date to ensure timely delivery of your student package.

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Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class Session Information

Topics Include:

Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class Syllabus

Session 1: Reading Introduction and Overview; Global Questions, Explicit Information Questions
Session 2: Inference Questions; Paired Passages
Session 3: Writing Introduction and Overview; Usage and Sentence Correction; Sources and Citations
Session 4: Passage Revision; Argumentative and Informative (Source-based) Essays

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Request a Custom Praxis Prep Class or Presentation

VCU Test Prep also offers customized Praxis Prep programs for schools, nonprofit organizations, and community groups. If you are an academic advisor, program director, admissions department, or community leader and would like details about our custom programs or would like to request a presentation, please call our professional staff at (804) 828-1322 or email us at ocpe@vcu.edu.

About our program:

VCU’s Test Prep program is partnered with Educational Testing Consultants, a leader in higher education test preparation. Each year, Educational Testing Consultants helps thousands of students prepare for the important pre-college standardized tests at major colleges and universities across the United States.  Educational Testing Consultants provides a proven program with a record of success and highly trained, top-quality instructors.

Some VCU OCPE offerings are ineligible for waiver use due to partnership agreements. The following text will appear on the registration page: “*exempt—this offering is ineligible for waiver use.” 

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