Office of Professional Educator Services
Practice will help reduce test anxiety. There are multiple online, free resources you can access to assist you in preparing for the Praxis assessments. When preparing for the Praxis exams, it should be noted that the Educational Testing Service (ETS) is the creator and administrator of the test and will have the most reliable and up-to-date material. The following is a list of some of the optional resources available.
WKU Center for Literacy offers assistance through two dedicated student workers who have passed the Praxis CORE and will offer assistance for any student on both a walk-in or appointment basis. For assistance with Praxis practice tests, tutoring, or other study advice, please come to the WKU Center for Literacy in Gary Ransdell Hall 2066 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WKU Library has a free database resource that provides Praxis practice tests.
- Follow these steps to use it or watch the screencast below: www.wku.edu/library > Databases > G > Gale Databases > Testing & Education Reference Center > Career > Start > Practice Career Related Exam > Next > Teacher Prep. > Practice Tests for PRAXIS Core Exams.
- Screencast with directions to locate this resource
- Users must register to use this resource but no fee is required.
Educational Testing Service (ETS)
- The ETS site contains study companions, study guides, practice tests and more.
- This is a free program through the Kentucky Virtual Library. To use the website for Praxis prep, use the following steps.
- 1. Go to http://www.learningexpresslibrary3.com
- 2. Login (Create an account if you are not already a registered user).
- 3. Click on the “All Centers” drop down menu
- 4. Click on “Career Center”
- 5. Click on “Prepare for an Occupation Exam”
- 6. Scroll down the list on the left and click on “Teaching”
- 7. Select the test you want to prepare for
Teacher Test Prep
- This site contains study companions, study guides, practice tests and more.
- This free Khan Academy course is for practice with the Core Math Praxis test.
Praxis E-Book Resources available at WKU
Study.Com Additional Praxis Site
- This site offers free Praxis Practice Test Questions that help students identify areas of strengths, weaknesses and predict Praxis score.