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Westfield State University to offer MTEL Communication and Literacy Prep Course

WESTFIELD, Mass.—Westfield State University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Education will offer a live online MTEL Communication and Literacy Prep course on Mondays and Wednesdays, May 17 through June 16, from 4:30–6:30 p.m.

This intensive course is designed to acquaint students with the types of material and questions on the test; to review grammar, writing, and reading techniques; to bolster confidence by teaching effective testing strategies; and to provide time for practice, group discussions, individual help, and questions. The first four classes will cover reading and the last five classes will cover writing; students have the option to enroll in either only one session or in both.  

The cost for the full course (reading and the writing sessions) is $290. The cost to take only the reading portion of the course is $160, and the writing portion only is $200. For more information, contact Brandon Fredette at or 413-572-8033. To register, visit

Founded in 1839 by Horace Mann, Westfield State University is an education leader committed to providing every generation of students with a learning experience built on its founding principle as the first public co-educational college in America to offer an education without a barrier to race, gender, or economic status. This spirit of innovative thinking and social responsibility is forged in a curriculum of liberal arts and professional studies that create a vital community of engaged learners who become confident, capable individuals prepared for leadership and service to society. For more information, visit,, or

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