Passing your Praxis Core Writing is a part of your journey of becoming a certified teacher. The course will help you prep smart and pass the constructive response section of your Praxis Core Writing exam. Our ELA Director, Ms. Samantha Shaffner, will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the knowledge, skill and attitude needed to pass the writing section of this test.
For starters, you are in great hands. I am an award winning secondary English Language Arts Teacher, Author, and Digital Learning Consultant from Columbus, Ohio. I specialize in secondary ELA curriculum and instruction; digital assessment design, and program implementation using cutting edge Ed Tech tools in support of 21st Century Student Learning. I am currently in my 13thschool year, teaching secondary English Language Arts in urban Columbus, OH. In 2008 I earned a Bachelor of Specialized Studies in English Literature & Creative Writing from Ohio University in Athens, OH. In 2010 I earned a Bachelor of Science in Education degree with a major in Adolescent-to-Young Adult Language Arts Education from The University of Rio Grande.