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Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure™

Number of Examinees and
Percent of Examinees Passing Each Test by Examinee Category*

Test Administration: March 11, 2000

Test NameFirst-Time Test TakersTest Retakers
N% PassingN% Passing
Communication and Literacy Skills:    
Reading26295.0450.0
Writing26187.41353.8
Both Subtests26186.220.0
Subject Tests:    
Early Childhood683.3----
Elementary2479.2250.0
Middle School2185.7----
Social Studies1978.91100.0
History1485.7----
English 3393.910.0
Mathematics3452.910.0
General Science1181.8250.0
Physics1163.6----
Chemistry1361.5----
Biology4072.510.0
Earth Science825.0----
Music1100.0----
Visual Art475.0----
Business3100.0----
Health Education1100.010.0
Special Needs3100.0----
French966.710.0
Spanish1681.3----
Chinese10.0----
Transitional Bilingual Education: Chinese1100.0----
Communication and Performing Arts: Speech1100.0----
     
All Subject Tests27474.81030.0
     
Communication & Literacy Skills and Subject Test24969.91--


Total Number of Test Takers: 304
Number (Percent) of First-Time Test Takers: 283 (93.1)
Number (Percent) of Test Retakers: 21 (6.9)


Last Updated: March 11, 2000
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