Learn about the Praxis

What is the Praxis?

Praxis isn’t a single exam; it’s a series of exams. The most popular Praxis exams are Reading, Mathematics, Writing, Principles of Learning and Teaching, and Elementary Content Knowledge and Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment. I

What’s Tested on the Praxis Writing Test?

The Praxis Core Writing test consists of two types of sections that test two very different kinds of writing skills. The first section tests your ability to read sentences, locating and correcting grammatical errors. This is followed by two essay sections.

What’s Tested on the Praxis Principles of Learning and Teaching (PLT) Test?

The Praxis PLT tests focus on the basic principles of learning and teaching that are essential for running a classroom.

Praxis Prep Course

Prep on your schedule, anywhere with an internet connection. Our Praxis Prep option is your complete Praxis study resource, with personalized online practice.

How to Write a Praxis Essay

The test makers require you to perform a highly specialized type of writing. Creativity and improvisation are not the goals of a Praxis essay. Instead, an essay is defined as a short literary composition on a single subject, usually presenting the personal view of the author.

Praxis Study Tips

There’s a lot of material to review before taking the Praxis. If you find yourself wondering how you’re going to remember it all, you’re not alone. Here are a few tips for improving retention while you study for the Praxis.

How to Get Your First Teaching Job

It is common knowledge that more good teachers are needed across the country. But finding the right job can be a daunting process. Luckily, there are some simple best practices that you can prepare to help stand out.

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