Use this checklist to help gather the information that you need to register for the MTEL.
|1. Review your registration options.|
|Select the test(s) you want to take.||"Test Selection"|
|Select a test date.||"Test Dates"|
|Select a test center.||"Test Centers"|
Registration for computer-based testing is available only on the Internet. See "Internet Registration."
For paper-based testing:
|2. Prepare your payment.|
||"Test Fees and Payment Policies"|
|3. Gather the personal information you need to register.|
|When you create an account or register for the MTEL, you will be asked to provide the following information:|
|* If you do not have a social security number, request an identification number from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|4. Review the background questions.|
|If you are registering for the MTEL and your license category is Academic (PreK–12), you will be asked to answer some background questions. Refer to "Educational Background Questions" to prepare answers to the questions you will be asked during registration.|
|5. Review the Rules of Test Participation.|
|Before you register, you must read and agree to abide by the policies stated in "Compliance with Testing Rules," including the Rules of Test Participation, and all procedures and policies contained on the current program website.|