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ESL Endorsement

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.

English as a Second Language Endorsement Courses

MED 620 English Learners, Family & Community (3)
MED 621 Foundations of ESOL Instruction (3)
MED 622 Language Acquisition & Development (3)
MED 623 Instructional Methods for English Learners (3)
MED 624 Content Area Instruction for English Learners (3)
MED 625 Assessment for English Learners (3)

Courses required to complete the MED

MED 606 Theoretical Perspectives (3)
One 3-credit elective
MED 650 Intro to Research Methods (2)
MED 679 Research Methodologies (3)
MED 680 Research Project (3)

Want to complete the ESL Endorsement with National Board Certification preparation?

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