Foundations of Reading MTEL Resources
NOTE: Before taking an MTEL exam, please reference the Massachusetts Department of Education site, which outlines the required tests for the specific license you are seeking.
- Website: Free, online/downloadable text can be found at: National Reading Panel website. Online Reading: Armbruster, B, Lehr, F., & Osborn, J. (2001). Put Reading First: the Research Building Blocks for Teaching Children to Read. This free, online resource is excellent and provides an outline of the research guidelines upon which the MTEL is based.
- Book: "Reading First in the Classroom," by Diane Barone, Darrin Hardman, Joan Taylor. Boston, Mass. : Pearson, c2006. This book is available at the Wheelock Library.
- It is highly recommended that all students complete all literacy course work:
- EDU 327 & EDU 328
- EDU 337 & EDU 338
- RDG 537
- AND then take the Prep session EDU335/RDG535