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The Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) uses the California Teacher of English Learners (CTEL) exam to ensure teachers have the knowledge and skills needed to educate English language learners in the state. The exam consists of three subtests that cover language, language development, assessment, instruction, culture and inclusion. To effectively prepare for the exam and get closer to your goal of completing the credentialing process, offers a wide variety CTEL study tools and resources. By enjoying CTEL test prep with us, you'll learn the content covered on all three subtests, acquire helpful study tips and gain the test-taking practice you need to earn a passing score!

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