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Testing Information


Testing Requirements

You may register online for all tests at the following web site. Additional information on the Illinois License Testing System is available at: www.icts.nesinc.com

Basic Skills Test (test code 096) - must be passed prior to being admitted to any teacher education program at SIUE.
Practice test: http://www.icts.nesinc.com/IL_practest_opener.asp

Test guides: http://www.icts.nesinc.com/IL_studyguide_opener.asp#basicSkills

Help at SIUE:

HELP at SIUE
for
THE ICTS BASIC SKILLS TEST
web site: http://www.icts.nesinc.com

WRITING and
LANGUAGE ARTS:
Writing Center: Student Success Center 1254
http://www.siue.edu/IS/WRITING/
618-650-2045
Grammar Modules on computer
Essay critique by appointment
MATHEMATICS Math Resource Area: Student Success Center 1252
http://www.siue.edu/is/math
618-650-2055
Help on a walk-in basis (check web for times)
Tutors and software programs


BASIC SKILLS TEST PREPARATION
( http://www.basicskillsprep.org/login.jsp)

Basic Skills Institution pass code is 6HIXMHGJHL

Content Area Test (test code varies) - must be passed prior to student teaching (check with your Student Services advisor for testing deadlines and test codes)

Elementary Education students - [ PDF]

Test guides:
http://www.icts.nesinc.com/IL_studyguide_opener.asp#content

Assessment of Professional Teaching (APT) test (test code varies) - must be passed prior to being issued an Illinois Teaching License.

Test guides:
http://www.icts.nesinc.com/IL_studyguide_opener.asp#apt
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