So You Want To Be A Teacher In Nebraska? Take This Test.

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Nebraska's requirements to become a new teacher are among the nation's least demanding, earning a grade of D-minus from the National Council on Teacher Quality and prompting calls to stiffen the standards. Officials with the Nebraska Department of Education may impose a more rigorous test for college students wishing to enter teacher-preparation programs. The state is also looking at testing graduates on academic subject matter before they are certified to teach. That's something Iowa apparently is starting this year. Here is a sample of questions, courtesy of the Educational Testing Service, used on content-knowledge tests in other states. Nebraska has not yet decided what battery of content tests it would use.

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