Beginning January 2021, teacher-candidates planning for any elementary and most middle school certification in Texas will be required to take the Science of Teaching Reading (293) exam as part of the certification process. This content pedagogy assessment includes both multiple-choice and constructed-response questions and will include some content currently covered in the CORE EC-6 ELAR exam.
We have an article with the information currently available here: https://www.240tutoring.com/texes-prep/str-exam/
We will update the article with additional information as it becomes available.
The Science of Teaching Reading (STR) study guide from 240 Tutoring is now available - https://www.240tutoring.com/texes/science-of-teaching-reading-str/