Enhance and expand your knowledge and skills for effective teaching of the fast-growing population of English language learners.
In this online certificate program, you will learn effective ways to teach, assess, and advocate for English language learners. The course of study offers a theoretical foundation, practical and research-based strategies, and current technologies for culturally responsive teaching. The program is aligned with TESOL standards and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) domains.
EECLD 6001 Culturally Responsive TeachingEECLD 6002 Essential LinguisticsEECLD 6004 First & Second Language Acquisition/Oral DevelopmentEECLD 6007 TESOL: Literacy and LiteratureEECLD 6010 TESOL: Content AreasEECLD 6012 Assessment for Equity & Inclusion of CLD Learners
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TESOL/ELL programs are directed by Solange de Azambuja Lira, whose focus
is to educate bilingual learners and how to teach English as a new
language while maintaining and developing the learner's first language.
She is a native speaker of Brazilian Portuguese and is proficient in
Spanish and French. Learn more »
Our mission is to prepare competent, caring, inclusive, reflective, proactive, and highly qualified TESOL and bilingual professional educators who make a difference in their students' lives.