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MTEL Preparation Workshops

Fall MTEL Prep Workshops: Early Childhood, General Curriculum, Foundations of Reading, Math Subtest

Are you struggling to pass the MTEL? Are you feeling overwhelmed and not sure where to focus your study time? Try one of the various MTEL Preparation Workshops at Fitchburg State University. Our workshops are conveniently offered in the evenings and on weekends to accommodate life’s busy schedule.

All MTEL workshops are $180 for non-matriculated students. If you are a current Fitchburg State matriculated undergraduate and graduate student, you may take these courses at no additional cost.

MTEL Workshop Schedule

Foundations of Reading - Online

Online and Self-Paced
Instructor:
 Kathleen Grossi & Kathleen Philbin
Cost: $180 (Non-Matriculated Students)
Dates: September 3 – December 16, 2020

There are two sections of this course offered this fall. You may register for EITHER:

Section 1:
Course #: MTEL 0005C  | CRN: 13990
OR
Section 2: Course #: MTEL 0005C   |   CRN: 14145

The Foundations of Reading MTEL prep course  focuses on the core concepts in Foundations of Reading Development, Phonological & Phonemic Awareness, Phonics, Reading Fluency, Word Identification Skills, Vocabulary Development, Reading Comprehension & Literacy Assessment and Open Response Writing. This course is designed to assist individuals in passing the Foundations of Reading MTEL.

*By enrolling in this self-paced online course, you will be able to review the content at your own pace, explore a new learning experience, fit the course into your schedule, and build confidence and skills by progressing through focused course modules that use interaction, reflection, and best-practices in MTEL test taking.

Early Childhood

Instructor: Debra Turner
Cost:
$180 (Non-Matriculated Students)
Dates: Saturdays September 26; October 3 & 10, 2020
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: 150 Main Street, Center for Professional Studies

There is one section of this course offered this fall.

Section 1:
Course #: MTEL 0003C   |   CRN: 13988

General Curriculum


Instructor: Amanda Mainville
Online
Instructor
: Amanda Mainville
Cost: $180 (Non-Matriculated Students)
Dates: September 21 – November 7, 2020

There is one section of this course offered this fall.

Section 1: Course #: MTEL 0008C   |   CRN: 13987

Math Subtest - Hybrid

Instructor: Tammi Chandler
Online
Instructor
: Tammi Chandler
Cost: $180 (Non-Matriculated Students)
Dates: September 23 – November 25, 2020

There is one section of this course offered this fall.

Section 1:
Course #: MTEL 0006C   |   CRN: 13989

Communication & Literacy

Hybrid
Instructor
: Amanda Mainville
Cost: $180 (Non-Matriculated Students)
Face-to-Face Class Location: Thompson 212

There are three sections of this course offered this fall. Please only register for one:

Section 1:
Course #: MTEL 0001C   |   CRN: 14146

September 3 – December 16, 2020

Two face-to-face meetings on September 15 & 22, 5:00-7:00 PM

Section 2: Course #: MTEL 0001C   |   CRN: 14147

September 3 – December 16, 2020

Two face-to-face meetings on September 16 & 23, 5:00-7:00 PM

Section 3: Course #: MTEL 0001C   |   CRN: 14148

September 3 – December 16, 2020

Two face-to-face meetings on September 16 & 23, 5:00-7:00 PM

English

Only offered in the Spring

*Books for English MTEL course


MTEL English 07 Teacher Certification Study Guide Test Prep 2nd Edition - by Sharon A Wynne (Author) ISBN-10: 1607873508, ISBN-13: 978-1607873501

English Literature (Barron's EZ-101 Study Keys (Paperback)) Paperback – May 24, 1991 - by Benjamin W. Griffith
ISBN-10: 0812046005, ISBN-13: 978-0812046007

American Literature (Barron's Ez-101 Study Keys) Paperback – May 1, 1992 - by Francis E. Skipp (Author) ISBN-10: 0812046943, ISBN-13: 978-0812046946

Registration Information

Non-Matriculated Students (students that are not admitted into an undergraduate or graduate program at Fitchburg State)

Fax registrations will be accepted provided a completed registration form (PDF) and credit card information is submitted to 978.665.3639. Full payment is required prior to the start of the workshop.

Mail registrations will be accepted provided a completed registration form (PDF) and check or credit card information is submitted to:

Center for Professional Studies (CPS)
Fitchburg State University
160 Pearl Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420

Full payment is required prior to the to the start of the workshop.

Matriculated Students (students that are admitted into an undergraduate or graduate program at Fitchburg State)

Please connect with the Education Department on the specifics of registering as a matriculated Fitchburg State student. 

Center for Professional Studies
Email: cps@fitchburgstate.edu Phone: 978.665.3636 Fax: 978.665.3639
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.