(3 credits/45 hours) In-serivce credits only
Supporting ELLs in the Mainstream Classroom
This course will examine strategies for academic and social success to help your ELL and ESL students feel “at home” in your classroom. With much of this population being integrated into in your classroom, you need to know to support them. We will discuss techniques for proper instruction, types of learning activities geared toward the ELLs and how to get how to get parents involvement. Types of testing, communication strategies and language learning will be studied. We will use a variety of resources and activities. Educators will come away with a thorough understanding of the cultural, emotional, behavioral, social, and linguistic barriers these children face each day, and put these instructional practices to work to help ALL your students achieve success.
This course is for educators grades K-12.
ON-LINE (3 credits/45 hours) in-service credit only
Instructor: Kim Kittredge firstname.lastname@example.org