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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
September 23 - December 18, 2019

Location: Online

Instructor: Kathleen Grossi

Current Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0004C
CRN: 10639
Cost: free

Non-Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0005C
CRN: 11751
Cost: $180

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

Saturdays
Dates: Sept. 28; Oct. 5, 12, 2019
8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location: 150 Main Street, Center for Professional Studies

Instructor: Debra Turner

Current Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0002C
CRN: 10640
Cost: Free

Non- Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0003C
CRN: 11749
Cost: $180

General Curriculum

Thursdays
Dates: Sept. 26;
Oct. 3, 10,17 ,24, 31 2019
5-7 pm

Location: 150 Main Street, Center for Professional Studies

Instructor: Amanda Mainville

Current Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0009C
CRN: 10638
Cost: free

Non-Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0008C
CRN: 11748
Cost: $180

Math Subtest - Hybrid

Hybrid
one face-to-face class plus online coursework
Sept. 25 - Nov. 27, 2019

Face to Face Date: Sept. 25, 2019 4:30 - 7:30 pm


Location: 150 Main Street, Center for Professional Studies

Instructor: Tammi Chandler

Current Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0007C
CRN: 10637
Cost: free

Non- Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL 0006C
CRN: 11750
Cost: $180

*If possible, please bring a laptop to the face-to-face class.

English - Offered Again in the Spring 2020

Thursdays:
3:30 - 5:30 PM
Location:

Instructor: Wendy Keyser

See you in the spring of 2020!

Current Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL0010C
CRN: TBD
Cost: Free

Non- Matriculated Students:
Course #: MTEL0011C
CRN: TBD
Cost: $180

*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

Communication and Literacy

For more information on the Communication and Literacy MTEL Prep course, please go to the Tutoring Center Website.

Registration Information

Matriculated Students (student that is admitted into an undergraduate or graduate program at Fitchburg State)

Register via Web4. The MTEL Preparation Workshops are free for Fitchburg State University matriculated, degree-seeking students.

Non-Matriculated Students (student that is 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.

Center for Professional Studies
Email: cps@fitchburgstate.edu Phone: (978) 665-3636 Fax: (978) 665-3639
Hours: Monday - Friday, from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.