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Testing Resources

The General Knowledge Exam and the Elementary Education K-6 Subject Area Exam online modules are available for all students preparing to take the exams. To register for the modules, please contact Jade Yuen, Coordinator of Outreach and Recruitment at j.yuen@unf.edu

GK Test Prep Books Available at Thomas G. Carpenter Library

UNF students and patrons of the UNF Thomas G. Carpenter Library can check out a variety of GK Test Prep books. Follow the steps below to easily check out these to help you prepare for the test. 

 

  1. Students will need to bring their Osprey1Card with them as they will need it to enter the building as well as to check out the books.
  2. Students can check out two books at a time.
  3. Students will need to ask for the books by call number.

FTCE General Knowledge Test: Call Number 4600
The Ultimate Step by Step Guide (GK Math): Call Number 4601
FTCE General Knowledge Test English Language Skills and Reading: Call Number 4602

Information Sessions

 

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Due to a high volume of student questions related to teacher education requirements and GK Test options, Jade Yuen is now offering students virtual information sessions twice a week on Monday and Friday afternoons. Students are highly encouraged to attend an upcoming information session. No registration required. 


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Meeting ID: 598 027 5492

Monday afternoon sessions from 4:30 - 5 p.m.

September 13

September 20 

October 4

October 18 

November 1

November 15

December 6

December 13



Friday afternoon sessions from 12:30 - 1 p.m.

September 17

September 24

October 8

October 22

November 5

November 19

December 10 

December 17

 
To sign up for the below GK Live Sessions email Sonya Russell at russells1@duvalschools.org.

If students require an accommodation for these test preps, please contact Jade Yuen at j.yuen@unf.edu at least five days before the event. These events are in partnership with Duval County Public Schools. 

GK Live Test Prep Sessions Fall 2021

September 13- October 21, Virtual Option

Monday – Thursday
Monday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Math)
Tuesday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Essay)
Wednesday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Reading)
Thursday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (English Language Skills)


September 13 – October 21, 2021, In-Person Option at FSCJ Downtown

Monday – Thursday
Monday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (English Language Skills)
Tuesday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Math)
Wednesday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Essay)
Thursday – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Reading)

Mega Saturday – September 25, 2021, In-Person at DCPS
English Language Skills – 7:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Essay – 9:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Lunch – 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Math – 1 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Reading – 3:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

October Saturday Series (October 2, 9, 16, 23) Virtual Option
Math – 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Reading – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Lunch – 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
English Language Skills/Essay – 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

October Saturday Series (October 2, 9, 16, 23) In-Person Option at FSCJ Downtown
Math – 8 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Reading – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Lunch – 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
English Language Skills/Essay – 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

December 6 – January 20, 2022 – Virtual
Monday – Thursday
Monday – 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (English Language Skills)
Tuesday – 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Reading)
Wednesday – 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Essay)
Thursday – 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Math)

FTCE Test Prep via Zoom  

 

Online Practice Tests: 

The Test Camp (free online workshops and pre-tests for the FTCE)  

Exam Edge FTCE Practice Exams (fee involved) 

REA Online Test Packages (fee involved) 

240Tutoring (Test Prep on all Florida Teacher Certification Examinations, fee involved). Email Jade Yuen to be added to this resources. Students that except the invite will pay $20 a month. Students can cancel their subscription at any time. 

FAU GK Test Prep (fee involved) Math and Verbal Review Courses available to UNF students. 

Online Tutorials/Note Cards:

Quizlet Flashcards (By typing in the name of exam in search box you can access pre-made flashcards to study and use in review games)

FTCE Elementary Education K-6 Subject Area Exam - Social Studies flashcards

FTCE Elementary Education K-6 Subject Area Exam - Social Science flashcards

For specific exams:

GOH Academy - Math Video Tutorials (GK and Elementary Education K-6 Subject Area Exam)

FTCE Elementary Education K-6 Subject Area Exam Content Modules (for previous exam version)

FTCE Middle Grades Mathematics Subject Area Exam - Sample Questions

 

Study guides for the FTCE exams can also be borrowed from the local public library or purchased through online or local booksellers.

Information about all Florida Teacher Certification Exams can be accessed through the Florida Department of Education.

Note: Please be mindful of the copyright date and be sure to pick up the latest editions as the exams have changed recently.