Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Provider for
Texas Teacher Certification Exam and Online Professional Development Training
Areas: PPR (EC-12)/ Content
Critical Thinking and Test Taking Skills
For Teacher Preparation Programs
Downs Educational Training & Consulting collaborates with Alternative Certification Programs to assit them in reaching their goal of 300 hours regarding program preparation. We offer various courses that are aligned with the new 17 Content Topics added to the EC-12 PPR (Pedagogy & Professional Responsibilities) Teacher Certification Exam.
Downs Educational Training & Consulting Test Preparation and Professional Development
Downs Educational Training & Consulting is DEDICATED
to providing programs with training for their teacher candidates that will assist them in understanding the knowledge and critical thinking skills necessary to pass the state certification exam. Furthermore teacher candidates learn how to teach those same critical thinking skills and test taking strategies to today's students. The exposure DETC provides in these areas will promote a successful transition for new teachers into a new school and classroom environment. Furthermore, these skills and strategies become a learned trait that will decrease the struggles and anxiety most new teachers face during their 1st year teaching. New teachers and the students they teach will benefit from the training DETC provides. Join us in helping to retain qualified and talented new teachers in the classroom.
The PPR / Content Teacher Certification Training sessions focus on helping teachers improve and increase their critical thinking skills when preparing for the TExES exams. These techniques, skills and strategies are presented in a format that demonstrates for teachers how to analyze the questions in order to successfully pass the PPR EC-12 /Content exams.
Continuing Education Hours
DETC provides teachers who attend the any of our trainings with a certificate of completion. These hours are based on the session you have chosen and can be applied to the (CPE) hours of continuing education necessary for standard certificate renewal. The renewal requirement of Continuing Professional Education (CPE) is 150 clock hours for classroom teachers.
Why TTCT Texas (TExES) Teacher Certification Training Program) by Downs Educational Training & Consulting?
Downs Educational Training & Consulting, LLC. has over 200 years of combined experience in education and business. Its members are comprised of former teachers, principals, directors and businessmen. There are over 2000 teachers that have received PPR (Pedagogy & Professional Responsibilities) Teacher Certification Exam training and obtained their Texas teacher certifications.
MS, Teacher Certification, Principal Certification
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Our initiative is designed to enhance and support your existing program