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ETS® NOTE Program Scores Overview

How the Program Is Scored

ETS® NOTE program scoring methods vary depending on the type of tasks required of teacher candidates. Learn more about the scoring process, including how assessments with essays, audio responses or other constructed-response answers are evaluated by expert scorers.

Receiving Candidates' Scores

Most states automatically receive score reports for candidates testing in that state. Candidates can also request that scores be sent to a specific institution or licensing agency. Learn how your institution can receive candidate score reports.

Interpreting Scores

Learn how to interpret scores, from what a candidate’s score means to what's considered a passing score.