MTEL Resources

Welcome to Cambridge College's resources for the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL).

Spring and Summer 2016 MTEL Workshops in Cambridge

Workshop Dates Time Room
Health/Family Consumer Sci - HCFS Jan 23 and 30 9-4:30 104
Health/Family Consumer Sci - P.E. Mar 12 and 19 9-4:30 104
Health/Family Consumer Sci - Backup May 14 and 21 9-4:30 104
ESL Workshops (Dianne Cinar)

Feb 28 and Mar 13
May 1 and 22

9-4:30 104
Foundations of Reading (Maura Buckley)

Apr 20-21
July 19-20

9:30-5 202
Foundations of Reading (Louise Andrews)

Jan 23 and 30

June 4 and 11

9-4:30 202
Mathematics Subtest (Jack O'Keefe) Mar 2,9,16 and 23 5:30-8:30 202

Communication & Literacy - Writing (Shannon Sheldon)

Communication & Literacy - Reading


Early Childhood

Jan 30 and 31
May 7 and 8 Literacy (Writing)

Feb 6 and 7
Mar 19 and 20
Communications (Reading)

March 5 and 12











Sheltered English Immersion         
(SEI) (Diane Cinar)

April 3 and 24         



For questions about the workshops listed, please contact Dr. Mary Garrity, Chair, Teacher Licensure Committee at Cambridge College.

Registration and Payment

MTEL Workshops Registration Form

Fee per Workshop Cambridge College
All Other Participants
All MTEL Workshops $60 $200

Payment is made only at the Bursars Office at 1000 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA. Bring your receipt to the workshop to be admitted.

If you are not a Cambridge College student please DO NOT have your scores sent to us.


Test Schedules and Registration

The MTELs are administered by National Evaluation Systems, Inc. (NESINC). Please go to for information about the tests, testing dates, test center locations, fees and policies, and test preparation materials and to register for your tests. If you have questions, call 413-256-2892.

Test Preparation Resources

On the NESINC website you can select your test and follow the links to all the information and you need, including preparation materials such as the test objectives and test information guides. Or start on the NESINC test preparation materials web page. 

The Mass. Department of Elementary Education also has an excellent web page of MTEL test preparation courses and materials.

More Resources for Test Preparation