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Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure (MTEL)

Test Administration: July 20, 2002

Test NameFirst-Time
Test Takers
Test Retakers
N% PassingN% Passing
Communication and Literacy Skills:
Reading300577.288157
Writing301976.7117946.3
Both Subtests294266.535018
Subject Tests:
Early Childhood23362.210252
Elementary69161.140430.2
Middle School8369.92222.7
Social Studies8269254327.9
History18363.46114.8
English30264.29738.1
Reading6578.51060
Mathematics27444.512924.8
General Science6462.51241.7
Physics2676.91338.5
Chemistry3855.31513.3
Biology96504746.8
Earth Science30401450
Latin666.7475
Music46503125.8
Visual Art84751216.7
Business4776.6922.2
Home Economics1010
Health Education3574.3825
Physical Education6869.14050
English as a Second Language4355.81040
Moderate Disabilities31180.77841
French    
German--------
Spanish10162.43545.7
Chinese--------
Italian--------
Russian--------
Portuguese--------
Technology Education1070450
Transitional Bilingual Education: Cambodian--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Cape Verdean--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Chinese--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Haitian-Creole--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Italian--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Laotian--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Portuguese--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Russian--------
Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish2369.61100
Transitional Bilingual Education: Vietnamese--------
Communication and Performing Arts: Speech25010
Communication and Performing Arts: Theater1190.9----
Communication and Performing Arts: Dance11001 
 
All Subject Tests295663.5120334
 
Communication & Literacy Skills and Subject Test122054.513910.26


Total Number of Test Takers:7279
Number (Percent) of First-Time Test Takers:4574 (62.84)
Number (Percent) of Test Retakers:2705 (37.16)


Last Updated: July 20, 2002
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