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Earn your online teaching certification in Biology from American Board to become a teacher in America. Our affordable, self-paced and flexible program enables you to earn teacher certificate without quitting your job or going into debt. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: Online Teaching Certification in Biology

  • The American Boards Biology Certification
    program is designed to ensure that candidates
    have a thorough knowledge of topics ranging from
    the basic functions of DNA to the biochemical
    basis for life. Our program includes candidate
    services, exams, online coursework, practice
    exams, and more.
  • How It Works
  • In order to earn an American Board certification
    in Biology for teaching in Florida and other
    states you will need to meet the following
  • Hold a Bachelors degree or higher.
  • Submit your official college or university
    transcripts to the American Board.
  • Pass a standard background check.

  • Pass the Professional Teaching Knowledge exam
    (PTK). This exam will be taken on a computer and
    must be completed at a Pearson VUE testing
    center. The exam will consist of 145 multiple
    choice questions and a writing component. We
    suggest you take this exam before your subject
    area exam.
  • Pass the American Board Biology exam. This exam
    will be taken on a computer and must be completed
    at a Pearson VUE testing center. We suggest
    taking this exam after you complete your PTK
  • The American Board Online Teaching Certification
    program currently offers two Biology
    certification programs Biology Standard and
    Biology Premium. Both programs will take the same

  • The Biology Standard Certification Program
    includes the following
  • Study Plans Our study plans are based on best
    practices and recommendations from students that
    have already completed our program.
  • Prepare to Teach Workshops Familiarize yourself
    with teaching concepts and practices using online
    lessons, video case studies, and printable
  • Online Refresher Course Explore over 300 pages
    of material, dedicating more time to topics that
    need intense review and breezing through what you
    already know.

  • Practice Exams Practice in the same format as
    the real test on more than 300 sample questions.
    These include full-length tests, topic quizzes,
    timed and untimed modes, and complete
    explanations of the answers.
  • Exams Take exams when you are ready, according
    to your own schedule. Testing is available
    year-round at Pearson VUE centers,
  • PTK Workbook Did you know you need to learn one
    hundred different standards in order to pass the
    American Board Professional Teaching Knowledge
    (PTK) exam? Weve designed a one hundred page
    workbook to help maximize studying for the PTK
    exam. It provides a concrete way to navigate and
    learn the exams standards.

  • PTK Quiz Bank I This quiz bank focuses on the
    topics that students have the most difficulty
    with on the actual exam. This tool is designed so
    that candidates can avoid test pitfalls and
    succeed the first time they test.
  • PTK Quiz Bank II A perfect complement to Quiz
    Bank I, this study resource ensures that
    candidates will also focus on the remaining
    topics that must be mastered in order to pass the
    PTK exam.

  • The Biology Premium Certification Program
    includes everything listed above, plus the
    following additions not offered with the
    Standard program
  • Biology Workbook This workbook is an organized
    view of ALL biology standards included in the
    program. The exam will cover the topics included
    in this workbook.
  • Biology Quiz Bank This quiz bank covers the
    topics that students have missed the most on the
    actual biology exam.

  • The Job Counseling Webinar This webinar walks
    you through the job hunting process. From
    searching for a job right down to the interview,
    youll learn a variety of best practices that
    will help you land your dream job.
  • The Job Counseling Workbook This workbook has
    various templates to help you format your resume,
    cover letter, and other documents that will be
    used to apply for teaching positions. The
    workbook also provides students with tools to
    evaluate their strengths and weaknesses and
    advice on how to best present their skills in job

  • American Board for Certification of Teacher
  • 877-669-2228
  • 1123 Zonolite Road, Suite 29, Atlanta, GA 30306