The test was designed with a certain mindset about how ELL students should be taught. This was largely shaped by the outcome of Question 2.
For right now, know that there are certain themes that you will see over and over. They are themes but we can consider them “lenses”. When looked through everything makes sense about what DESE expects from SEI teachers and those taking the SEI MTEL.
Reference back to this list when dealing with activities or questions when preparing for the MTEL. When a question comes up, ask yourself these questions: