eld502 | Graduate
Foundations Of Instruction For English Learners
This graduate-level course is 6 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.
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Content Instructional Methodologies for English Learners
- Explain cultural issues in math, science, and social studies instruction.
- Identify instructional standards in math, science, and social studies instruction for English learners.
- Analyze effective instructional methods for teaching math, science, and social studies to English learners.
School, Community, and Family Collaboration
- Evaluate the process in the development of cultural identities.
- Compare and contrast prejudice and discrimination.
- Identify characteristics associated with linguistic minority communities.
- Examine the relationship between cultural diversity and educational achievement.
- Summarize the historical context of linguistic minority communities.
- Determine characteristics of effective school, community, and family collaborations.
- Define culture .
Issues and Characteristics Related to English Learners
- Define characteristics and goals of English language development programs and their supporting philosophies.
- Examine challenges related to the education of English learners.
- Describe various academic, emotional, and linguistic fundamentals that influence English learners.
Policies and Program Models for English Learners
- Examine historical and current policies that influenced the development of English language development programs.
- Compare and contrast characteristics of various program models.
- Analyze the factors related to English language development special education, including gifted and talented education.
Principles of Effective Instruction for English Learners
- Analyze effective instructional practices.
- Evaluate the influences of cooperative learning.
- Examine the value of critical pedagogy for English learners.
Language Arts and Literacy Instruction for English Learners
- Examine the process of learning a second language.
- Identify instructional approaches for teaching a second language.
- Evaluate the use of literacy across the curriculum.
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