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The Department has moved to 135 Santilli Highway in Everett. The Department's office and Licensure Welcome Center are open. The new location has free parking and is a short walk from the Wellington station on the MBTA's Orange Line.
Rethinking Equity and Teaching for English Language Learners (RETELL)

SEI MTEL Information

Registration for the SEI test is available.

To register, go to the MTEL program website, and select "Register Now" from the top navigation. The test fee for the MTEL SEI test will be $155 plus a $30 non-refundable registration fee for a total fee of $185.00.

Preparation materials may be found on the website. These include:

  • Test objectives for the SEI test, which specify the content to be covered on the test and outline the approximate percentage of the total test score derived from each of the sub-areas.
  • Tutorials related to preparing for MTEL tests and computer-based testing procedures.
  • A Test Information Guide

We encourage you to share this information with educators in your district and other interested parties.

Last Updated: April 5, 2016

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Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
135 Santilli Highway, Everett, MA 02149

Voice: (781) 338-3000
TTY: (800) 439-2370


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