Passing the English as a Second Language (ESL) Supplemental TExES Exam: Keys to Certification and Language Proficient Learners

Passing the English as a Second Language (ESL) Supplemental TExES Exam: Keys to Certification and Language Proficient Learners

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by Elaine L. Wilmore
     
 

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Master the TExES with down-to-earth test prep strategies

ESL certification is attainable if one understands the domains and competencies represented in the test and masters test prep skills. Dr. Elaine Wilmore, known for her popular TExES preparation seminars, synthesizes her knowledge and experiences and gives readers a practical

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Master the TExES with down-to-earth test prep strategies

ESL certification is attainable if one understands the domains and competencies represented in the test and masters test prep skills. Dr. Elaine Wilmore, known for her popular TExES preparation seminars, synthesizes her knowledge and experiences and gives readers a practical approach to passing the ESL Supplemental Exam. Written in a conversational tone, the book uses real examples to help readers connect theory with actual practice and offers:

  • Thorough discussions of relevant concepts related to domains and competencies
  • Tables and graphics for visual and kinesthetic learners
  • Chapter summaries highlighting “Important Points” and the author’s “Guess My Favorites” learning tips
  • Test-taking strategies and sample exam questions

Editorial Reviews

Juan Carlos Hernandez
"This book is a needed resource for anyone who is seeking ESL certification or who is already certified and seeks a refresher on how to help foreign language students be successful not only in acquiring the English Language but also in understanding the variety of content being taught in English."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452290492
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/20/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
168
File size:
2 MB

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Meet the Author

Learn more about Elaine Wilmore's PD offerings

Dr. Elaine Wilmore was a public school teacher, counselor, elementary, and middle school principal before she moved to higher education. She has extensive background in everything from Early Childhood Education to creating and leading doctoral programs. She currently serves as a Doctoral Dissertation Adviser for Nova Southeastern University. She also founded and is President of Elaine L. Wilmore Leadership Initiatives, which focuses on improving campus and district leadership to increase student performance. Elaine formerly served as a Professor, the Chair of Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Foundations and as the founding Doctoral Director at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. She also served at Dallas Baptist University as Assistant Vice President for Educational Networking and Program Director for the M.Ed. and, again, the implementing director of the Doctor of Education degree in Educational Leadership. 

Prior to her position at Dallas Baptist University, Dr. Wilmore served as Special Assistant to the Dean for NCATE Accreditation, Chair and Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), and was the founder of all initial Educational Leadership graduate programs at UTA including the innovative field-based and grant funded Educational Leadership UTA, which received national acclaim, and the Scholars of Practice program. While at UTA she also served as Director of University Program Development where she developed and was the original Chair of the Faculty Governance Committee for the College of Education. Dr. Wilmore’s respect amongst those in higher education has led her to serve as a tenure reviewer in four states and a manuscript and proposal reviewer for many conferences and professional journals. 

"I attended your workshop at College Station this past summer. I am happy to announce that I passed my certification exam the first time around! I am so excited and look forward to the future and what doors may open. Thank you for your strategies and your book!" - Elodia Witterstaetter, TX

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I would not recommend this book. While I applaud the effort, I feel I just wasted $22. The information on the TEXES website and T-Cert (which are both free) provide the same information. TEXES and T-Cert provide specific test question samples and practice tests.