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Preparation for National Board Certification with an ESL Endorsement

Preparation for National Board Certification with an ESL Endorsement


This MED program prepares you to submit materials for National Board Certification, while earning your English as a Second Language Endorsement.

The ESL endorsement is designed for licensed teachers who are seeking qualification to teach K-12 children from all language backgrounds.

In highly interactive courses, students will study historical and political foundations of education for English language learners, second language acquisition and effective teaching and assessment methods for multilingual classrooms.

National Board Certification Preparation with an MED and English as a Second Language Endorsement (33 credits)

MED 642 Comm, Schools & Families in Div Society (3) MED 640 Intro to NBPTS Certification (2)
MED 621 Foundations of ESOL Instruction (3) MED 678 Action Research for NBPTS Certification (2)
MED 622 Language Acquisition and Development (3) MED 672 Instructional Technology (3)
MED 623 Instructional Methods for English Learners (3) MED 650 Introduction to Research Methods (2)
MED 624 Content Area Instruc for English Learners (3) MED 679 Research Methodologies (3)
MED 625 Assessment for English Learners (3) MED 680 Research Project (3)


Would you like to pursue your ESL Endorsement without the Preparation for the National Board Certification?

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