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Praxis® Verbal Test Prep

Trying to get into a teacher preparation or certification program? The Praxis® Core Verbal test assesses reading comprehension and written communication skills. The Praxis Core Verbal test is required or accepted for admission into many teacher prep programs and for teacher certification in most states. 


Who Should Attend

UTC’s 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.  At UTC’s 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. 






What Will You Learn? 

Topics Include: 

  • Recognizing and correcting written communication errors that typically appear on the test 
  • Correctly using and citing outside resources in research essays 
  • Writing an organized, coherent essay in a limited time 
  • Skimming longer passages for key information 
  • Scanning for key words in passages to locate relevant information 
  • Identifying and answering the types of reading comprehension questions that typically appear on the test 




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 




How Will You Benefit


Expert Instructors: Our test-prep instructors are highly-trained professionals with a deep understanding of the Praxis exam.

Proven Strategies:  The UTC’s curriculum was developed by test-prep experts, who have years of experience writing exam questions and preparing students for success. 

Superior Materials:  The Praxis Core Verbal Prep Class includes a course workbook that provides topic review, strategy modeling, and sample questions for practice. 

Online Support: Our online support package includes access to recordings of all class modules, an instructor-monitored question forum, targeted skills practice, and online office hours. Access to online resources continues for 30 days after your last day of class.

Convenient Scheduling: Live-online classes provide alternative schedules and the added benefit of taking the class from anywhere in the world. 

Value:  The course fee includes all course materials, access to online resources, and instruction from a trained professional who cares about your success. 

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