2Postsecondary Education Readiness Test P.E.R.T.Postsecondary EducationReadiness Test
3What is the P.E.R.T.?P.E.R.T. has taken the place of the previous Common Placement Test (CPT).Used by all 28 Florida collegesDetermine whether or not a student is ready for college level coursesP.E.R.T. began in October 2010
4Chain of Lakes (COL)Unweighted GPA: 3.0 Pass ALL 3 sections of the P.E.R.T. Tier 1 - Pass all 3 sections of P.E.R.T & 3.0 GPA Tier 2 - Pass 2 of the 3 sections of P.E.R.T. & 3.0 GPA
6What does P.E.R.T. assess? Reading Writing Math Takes approximately 1 hour to completeWritingTakes approximately 30 minutes to completeMathEach section has 30 questions!
7Reading Score needed to pass: 106 Passing score increased from 104 to 106 in October 2013Information below came from PSC Placement Evaluation ChartPERT ReadingSAT Critical ReadingACT ReadingCourse Placement50-83*must take PERT00-18Remedial Level I84-105Remedial Level 219-36College Level
8Reading AssessmentInformation came from PERT Study Guide
10Writing Score needed to pass: 103 Passing score increased from in October 2013Information below came from PSC Placement Evaluation ChartPERT WritingSAT Critical ReadingACT EnglishCourse Placement50-89*must take PERT00-16Remedial Level 190-102Remedial Level 217-36College Level
13Math Score needed to pass: 114 Passing score increased from in October 2013Information below came from PSC Placement Evaluation ChartPERT MathSAT MathACT MathCourse Placement50-95*must take PERT00-18Remedial Level 196-113Remedial Level 219-20Elective – College Level Intermediate Algebra21-36College Level- College Algebra
16P.E.R.T. ScoresThis information came from the FLDOE website.
17How many times can you take the P.E.R.T.? Unlimited HOWEVER…… After 3 attempts, you must take a remedial course before you can retake the P.E.R.T.P.E.R.T. PPCA May 27, 2015P.E.R.T. PPCA October (ish) 2015P.E.R.T. #3 Students will need to take at PSC
36Advice from students…Even though you have multiple times to take the test, study really hard the first time so you can pass it and not have to worry about taking it again.-Let them know, not to take studying as a joke, they need to do it!
37Don’t Wait…. Begin studying NOW!!! What your student puts into this, they will get out of it!!
38True story…. Reading score 99 to 121 (22 point gain) Writing score 95 to 119 (24 point gain)HOW…Studied every night for 1 hour!!!Utilized resources given
39Chain of Lakes (COL)Unweighted GPA: 3.0 Pass ALL 3 sections of the P.E.R.T. Tier 1 - Pass all 3 sections of P.E.R.T & 3.0 GPA Tier 2 - Pass 2 of the 3 sections of P.E.R.T. & 3.0 GPA