Effective January 2014, the GED®2014 Test is:
- administered at an approved testing center
- available in English & Spanish
- replacing 2002 GED test
- a different test with different expectations
Info for Test Takers and GED Instructors:
GED Prep Connect enables students to 'connect' with local prep programs via the click of a button on MyGED. Adult Educators can access interested student lists to follow-up with and get them enrolled.
Teacher Resources Workshop - Connecting the Dots for GED Success Facilitated by Adora Beard of GED testing service, presented at the PDC on 11/16/17. Updates on scoring, score acceptance, and RI results are included. Teacher Resources start on slide 27.
GED Test Item Samplers are available for Classroom Prep
The Teacher’s Guide is a self-paced, (8) eight-week program to help educators organize and apply the wealth of knowledge available about the 2014 GED® test for each test module (RLA, SS, SCI, MATH).
Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Wheel by Norman Webb, a taxonomy of cognitive behaviors used to construct test questions
Reviews.com GED Test Prep includes additional resources and guiding links as well as reviews of GED preparation materials, created by Glenda Garcia.
Math & Technology Preparation:
The TI-30XS is the calculator that is used on the 2014 GED® test, launched January 2, 2014. It is a Test-embedded calculator used for GED 2014 Test modules in Math, Science and Social Studies. A tutorial on its use is available at: http://www.atomiclearning.com/ti30xs/. Additional information on the calculator and its use along with 9 minute video is available.
Broadband RI offers basic digital literacy curriculum, resources, and training for instructors FREE of charge. The curriculum includes beginner modules for adults from the use of a mouse, to browsing, e-mail and Internet safety. Their new module covers the technology needed to access and respond to the new GED 2014 Test. See PDC calendar for dates.
Contact Information for GED2014