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2 modules


Course Length

30 mins


SimpleK12 Team

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Are you an educator looking for ways to prepare your students for upcoming high-stakes tests? We know how stressful testing can be – for both you and your students. Helping them deal with their test anxiety is an important part of teaching, and the good news is that there are several proactive steps you can take to make exams less intimidating and more successful. Join Dr. Courtney Teague for this time-saving, to the point session as she shares concrete ways that teachers can help their students ease into the testing process while still ensuring they make the most out of each assessment. You will also walk away with techniques and coping strategies that can provide year-round benefits for students and carry them into adulthood.

Presented by Courtney Teague

Dr. Courtney Teague is a certified executive coach and Prosci change management practitioner who continues to work with the best and brightest powerhouses. She has served as an administrator while on assignment to McKinsey & Company and a Director of Coaching for Verizon Innovative Learning Schools.


Learning Objectives 

  • Identify proactive strategies to help students combat test anxiety, ease into the testing process, and make the most out of each assessment.
  • Model test-taking techniques and coping strategies that can provide year-round benefits for students and can carry them into adulthood. 

Special Technology Instructions


Participants will complete an exit ticket to demonstrate their understanding of the session objectives and reflect on their learning.


By completing/passing this course, you will attain the certificate SimpleK12 Certificate of Completion

Learning Credits

CEU 0.50


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