Texas A&M International University's TExES / ExCET News Re: Teacher Certification

The upcoming TExES and ExCET Test date will be Saturday, February 1, 2003. The regular and late registration deadlines have passed. Emergency registration is January 15-28, 2003. ExCET / TExES Registration Bulletins may be picked up in KL 328.

TExES and ExCET Reviews

Secondary Mathematics Review

The Secondary Mathematics Reviews will be:

o Saturday, January 18, 2003 at 12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. for Trigonometry and Calculus

o Saturday, January 18, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. for Discreet Mathematics and Probability and Statistics

o Saturday, January 25, 2003 at 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for Mathematical Foundations, Algebra, and Geometry

o A practice test will be given on Saturday, January 25, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

o The reviews and practice test will be conducted in Student Center Room 231. To register call (956) 326-2446 or visit CH-304. Presenters will be Dr. Rohitha Goonatilake, Dr. Firooz Khosraviyani, and Ms. Dianne Marquart. It is strongly recommended that students work through the sample problems in the ExCET Preparation Manual or TExES Preparation Manual prior to attending the review sessions. The manual should also be taken to the session. For further information call Ms. Dianne Marquart at 326-2598.

English Secondary Review

The English Secondary Review will be Wednesday, January 22, 2003 at 4:45 p.m. Contact Dr. Sean Chadwell at 326-2471 or schadwell@tamiu.edu.

Educational Diagnostician Review

The Educational Diagnostician ExCET Review will be Saturday, January 25, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. in PH 106. Contact Dr. Randel Brown at 326-2679 or brown@tamiu.edu. Dr. Terry Shepherd may be contacted at 326-2689 or tshepherd@tamiu.edu.

For further information regarding any of the above contact Mrs. Melanie Shepherd at 326-2645 or mshepherd@tamiu.edu or visit KL 246 D.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Affairs and Information Services at pais@tamiu.edu