"I just wanted to drop you an e-mail to say I passed!!! Your support, encouragement, and spirit is very empowering. Once again a huge thank you for caring and writing such a wonderful book!"(Apryl Baylor)
"I wanted to let you know that I passed my principal certification exam after the second attempt thanks to your wonderful book. My score improved by 30 points. I should have sent you chocolate like the book said, but I figured it would melt."
(Lacey Glover 2010-08-23)
"I passed with flying colors! Everything you said was exactly what I needed. I am deeply grateful to you!"(Donna Rice, Atlanta Middle School)
"Just thought I would let you know that I passed the TExES on the first time! Your prep manual was a tremendous help."(Tracy L. Mitchel, James Bowie High School)
"We had a 100% pass rate on the TExES (ExCET) exam from this year's graduating group. Thanks for writing your book!"(David Spencer, Director)
"I PASSED THE TEST!!!!!! Thank you so much. I would not have been able to do it without your book."(Charlotte Ford)
"I read your book on the Principal TexES exam and I just found out I passed today! Thank you for publishing such a user-friendly book. I used your testing strategies and they obviously worked!"(Leah Mitrani)
"I just received my scores and I passed!!! Yea!!! Thanks to you!"(Rebecca Nash)
"A friend let me borrow her copy of Passing the Principal TExES Exam to study for the TExES. I took the TExES and passed the first time! I wanted to let you know that your practice manual was just wonderful. I will keep telling others that your manual is what they need to pass the TExES."(Tamiko Daniels)
"I attended a prep session about 2 weeks ago and the facilitator said she knew of 7 administrators who hadn't passed the test after they had taken it about 5 times. She told them about your book and they passed it!"(Rosetta Simpson)
"I recently purchased your book, Passing the Principal TexES Exam, and just had to write you to thank for writing this book. It has helped ease my anxieties about the test and has put into perspective everything that I have learned in the past 3 years of graduate study. As I read it, I get more and more excited about the principalship! Your book has been a true inspiration for me and I just wanted to let you thank you for sharing it with others, especially those of us who are just starting the educational leadership path!!!"(Rhonda D. Whitman)
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Dr. Elaine Wilmore was a public school teacher, counselor, elementary, and middle school principal before she moved to higher education. She has extensive background in everything from Early Childhood Education to creating and leading doctoral programs. She currently serves as a Doctoral Dissertation Adviser for Nova Southeastern University. She formerly served as a Professor, the Chair of Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Foundations and as the founding Doctoral Director at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. She also served at Dallas Baptist University as Assistant Vice President for Educational Networking and Program Director for the M.Ed. and, again, the implementing director of the Doctor of Education degree in Educational Leadership.
Prior to her position at Dallas Baptist University, Dr. Wilmore served as Special Assistant to the Dean for NCATE Accreditation, Chair and Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), and was the founder of all initial Educational Leadership graduate programs at UTA including the innovative field-based and grant funded Educational Leadership UTA, which received national acclaim, and the Scholars of Practice program. While at UTA she also served as Director of University Program Development where she developed and was the original Chair of the Faculty Governance Committee for the College of Education. Dr. Wilmore’s respect amongst those in higher education has led her to serve as a tenure reviewer in four states and a manuscript and proposal reviewer for many conferences and professional journals.
"I attended your workshop at College Station this past summer. I am happy to announce that I passed my certification exam the first time around! I am so excited and look forward to the future and what doors may open. Thank you for your strategies and your book!" - Elodia Witterstaetter, TX
Reading this book helped me pass my test. I was struggling in my class with the practice tests. This book put everything in perspective and helped me pass.Published 2 months ago by T. Wentzel
I passed!!!! This book is exactly what an aspiring principal needs to pass the Texas test!! I received the book in a timely manner and was able to study!Published 3 months ago by Libra Cook
Not bad, but doesn't really tell you much that the website for the test itself doesn't tell you. The practice test was a good indicator of how I did on the actual test though. Read morePublished 8 months ago by robert l deckard
This book is ok because it has a couple of good tips, but it is recommendable. It would be a great gift.Published 12 months ago by TXteacher
This book helped me pass my Principal 068 Exam. I bought other books in the past, but this was the best one by far.Published 12 months ago by Amazon Customer
I love the fact that each competency is broken down by chapter. It helps to break down the information for me to understand and apply it.Published 18 months ago by Michelle M. Johnson