To address these problems, New Readers Press, in partnership with the GED Testing Service, developed series.The videos walk GED test takers through the Reasoning Through Language Arts Extended Response Test by giving helpful tips, explaining the instructions in the prompt, providing advice to plan a response, and much more.To use this function, first select the group of words you want to highlight.
By helping adults pass the GED test, it is our goal to open the doors to postsecondary education, advanced training, and employment in higher-earning positions.
Video 1 Inside In the final video, recent GED graduate Alice explains how the GED Reasoning Through Language Arts Test is scored.
PART II of the writing test consists of writing an essay .
You will have 45 minutes to plan, write, and revise your essay.
One aspect of the assessment on the writing portion of the GED focuses on the evidence and support you use.
This lesson outlines several tools to use to collect evidence to use in your written response.
This option allows you to highlight text on screen.
Use it to note important evidence to use in your writing as you read the text.
The GED Testing Service® approached New Readers Press, Pro Literacy’s publishing division, for help addressing some unfortunate patterns they were seeing from test takers on the extended response portion of the GED® test. Very few test takers were even coming close to earning the maximum number of points available on the test.
Instead of using the full 45 minutes allotted, they were using just 23 minutes, on average.