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- Available Lessons: 102
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Course SummaryCalifornia requires teachers of English language learners to pass all three subsets of the California Teacher of English Learners (CTEL) exam. This course prepares for the Subtest 2 - Assessment and Instruction using brief, engaging video lessons, practice quizzes and other study resources.
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About This CTEL 2 -Assessment & Instruction Study Guide
This course prepares you for the CTEL 2 - Assessment & Instruction subtest. Video lessons and practice quizzes help you review all the information you could encounter on the CTEL 2 exam, such as standards-based assessment for English language learners (ELL), purposes and types of assessment, language and content area assessment, and foundations of English language literacy.
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CTEL 2 - Assessment & Instruction Course Information
This course is designed to prepare you for the CTEL 2 Assessment & Instruction, covering all topics outlined in the official test materials provided by the Pearson Education, Inc. Our professional instructors created this comprehensive course to help you master these objectives.
Assessment of English Learners
- Identify language and content area assessment for ELL
- Name the programs and requirements for ELL in California
- Describe language and content-area assessments used for ELL
The Foundations of English Language Literacy & Development
- Summarize the foundations of English language literacy
- Detail reading and writing concepts involved in English language development
Approaches & Methods for English Language Development & Content Instruction
- List approaches and methods used in facilitating English language development
- Summarize listening and speaking for California student English language development
- Explain specially designed academic instruction in English (SDAIE)
- Outline methods for instructional planning, organization and delivery for ELD & SDAIE
- Identify effective resource use in ELD & SDAIE
The CTEL 2 - Assessment & Instruction study guide and practice course is broken down into 11 chapters and 98 lessons, aligning with the topics covered on the test. The brief video lessons have an average length of 8 minutes, which allows for a quick study of each topic.
CTEL 2 - Assessment & Instruction Exam Information
The CTEL Assessment and Instruction test is the second subset of the CTEL exam used by California to certify teachers for teaching English learners.
- Number of Questions: 60 multiple-choice and 2 essays
- Time Limit: 2 hours and 45 minutes
- Exam Cost: $ 147
Registering and Preparing for the CTEL 2 - Assessment & Instruction Exam
Registering for this test requires that you create an account on the Commission on Teaching Credentialing (CTC) website and submit all requested information and payment of test fees. Once your registration is processed, log in to your CTC account and click on 'Schedule.' Choose your test date and location. Once this is verified, you will receive a confirmation email from Pearson VUE, the administrator for this exam.
Ensure that you are fully prepared to sit for the CTEL 2 Assessment and Instruction subtest by reviewing the information discussed in this study guide. Short, engaging video and text lessons explore such topics as California state-mandated standardized assessments and assessment types, formal and informal ELD assessments, federal and state program requirements and design, learning strategies for English learners and ELD classroom resources. You will also study overviews of California state standards regarding the development of listening, reading and writing skills; lesson planning and teaching strategies in literacy and language development; and ELD and ELL instructional implementation methods. Lessons take only 5-10 minutes to review and are always accessible from any device, making it convenient and easy to study this material whenever and wherever you can. Use self-assessment lesson quizzes and chapter exams to demonstrate how much information you have retained and whether you are ready to take this CTEL subtest.
For more information on registering and preparing for the CTEL 2 Assessment & Instruction exam, check out our CTEL Informational Resources.
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