North Coast School of Education

CURR 252 Instructional Strategies for English Language Learners

Candidates learn the purposes, goals, and content of the adopted English Language Development standards for the effective teaching and support of English Learners. Candidates learn and apply pedagogical theories, principles, and instructional practices for comprehensive instruction of English Learners for the development of academic language, comprehension and knowledge in the subjects of the curriculum, making grade-appropriate or advanced curriculum content comprehensible to English learners. Candidates learn how to develop, deliver, integrate, and regularly assess an instructional program that facilitates English language acquisition and development by effectively using materials, methods, and strategies so that students acquire listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in English. Candidates learn how to differentiate instruction based upon their studentsí primary language and proficiency levels in English, and considering the studentsí culture, level of acculturation, and prior schooling. Candidates learn about state and federal legal requirements for the placement and instruction of English learners, and ethical obligations for teaching English Learners.

Tuesdays, 5:00-8:00pm


October 9
October 16
October 23
October 30
November 6

Begins Tuesday, October 9, 2018 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm with Nicole Housh

Covered under tuition contract

Location: SCOE

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