(3 credits/45 hours) In-serivce credits only
Foundations of Bilingual and Multicultural Education
This course will provide a foundation for understanding the history and development of Bilingual Education. The overall social and philosophical foundations of Bilingual Education will be reviewed in detail. Additionally, legislative changes throughout history for students of limited English proficiency will be examined by participants. By understanding the development of Bilingual Education over time, educators will be better prepared to meet the needs of English Language Learners (ELL).
ON-LINE (3 credits/45 hours) in-service credit only