Praxis Test Preparation

The following information is provided to help prepare for the Praxis Core and Praxis Subject Assessments. 

Study guides and practice tests are available through the Mometrix eLibrary.  Study guides are available for Praxis Core and several Subject Assessment (Praxis II) tests. Practice tests are available for Praxis Core Math and Reading tests.  

UNK's Calvin T. Ryan Library offers on-line and hard copy test prep materials.          

A recommended book for Praxis Core Math test is CORE MATH MADE EASY:  A MANUAL TO PREPARE TEACHERS FOR THE PRAXIS CORE ACADEMIC SKILLS FOR EDUCATORS:  MATHEMATICS (5732) by Dr. Lynn Gardner.  Hard copies are available in the Calvin T. Ryan Library and through book retailers.

Khan Academy Videos for Core:

ETS and the Nebraska Department of Education have provided a list of suggested support resources

UNK's Learning Commons offers tutoring on the 2nd floor of the Calvin T. Ryan Library.  Some tutoring services are offered online.  See their website for more information:

ETS offers the following resources:

Praxis Core Mathematics

Praxis Core Reading

Praxis Core Writing 

The ETS Study Companions are free (know your test number first).  ETS also offers Interactive Practice Tests, which are available for a fee.

In addition to studying for the content of the Praxis tests, students are urged to read the On Test Day Overview from ETS, which explains what to bring to your test session, procedures and regulations, identification requirements, and policies.  Students who do not follow ETS policies may need to reschedule their test, which can result in losing some or all test fees.