MTEL Communication and Literacy Skills: Reading Subtest (101) Exam Scoring Guide
What is the MTEL Communication and Literacy Skills: Reading Subtest (101) Passing Score?
This subtest includes 42 multiple-choice items. The multiple-choice section counts for 100 percent of the candidate’s total subtest score. A scaled score of 240 is required to pass the exam.
How is the MTEL 101 Exam Scored?
The exam is a scaled score test. Each question on the exam is worth 1 raw point, but at the end of the exam, all raw points are added together and then scaled for the test version difficulty.
When Will I Get My MTEL Score Report?
You will receive your MTEL Communication and Literacy Skills: Reading Subtest (101) score report 2-5 weeks after your exam. Check the MTEL website for specific dates/testing cycle reports.
How Do I Understand My Score Report?
Your MTEL score report will show you which areas you did well in, and which ones may need work. Take careful note and adjust your study habits if you require a retake of the exam.
What if I Need to Retake the Exam?
If you happen to fail the MTEL Communication and Literacy Skills: Reading Subtest (101) exam, don’t fret, it happens all the time. To retake the exam, you will just need to wait 45 days and pay the exam fee again. No problem! There is no limit to how many times you can retake the exam.
The MTEL (101) Reading Subtest can be tough, but it shouldn’t feel daunting. With the right preparation you can go into the test feeling confident, and confidence pays dividends. Please feel free to peruse our resources and put them to full use- we want you to succeed! Good luck and please reach out to us if you have any questions or if we can help in any way.