Exams can be intimidating for both teachers and students, especially when high stakes testing is involved. Teachers want to ensure that their learners are well prepared, and how we prep students for these tests varies drastically depending on their age. How can we help learners feel prepared for their exams without teaching to the test? Is it possible to make test prep enjoyable for all students? Join Shelly Terrell for this time-saving, to the point session as she shares innovative strategies to help learners prepare for standardized tests. You will also walk away with engaging test prep ideas that will give students the confidence they need on the day of their exams.

Presented by Shelly Sanchez Terrell

Shelly Sanchez Terrell is an award winning digital innovator, international speaker, and author of three education technology books. She has trained teachers in over 20 countries as a guest expert, consultant, and ambassador for the U.S. Embassy.


  • Discover strategies to help students prepare for exams without teaching to the test.
  • Explore ideas to make exam preparation engaging and enjoyable so that learners will have confidence on the day of their exams.

Special Technology Instructions


Participants will join a collaborative backchannel chat to discuss ideas for exam prep 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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