Licensure Examinations

Many states have competency exams for beginning teachers that are designed to assess similar competencies to those in the MTLE.  Below are links to study materials from several states. These materials may be helpful to you, but please remember that they are not designed specifically to meet Minnesota’s standards.

California Basic Education Skills Test (CBEST)

Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE)

Massachusetts Test for Educator Licensing (MTEL)

Michigan State Teachers Certification Exam (MTTC)