EDUC 812 (M1) - Teaching Multilingual Learners

Teaching Multilingual Learners

Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2020 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 14784
This course is for people interested in teaching in schools and/or community agencies serving multilingual populations. Topics include: theories of first and second language acquisition, translanguaging, language policies and laws, strategies for teaching academic content to emerging bilinguals in mainstream classroom, creating classroom/school cultures that invite all students into learning, and the role of advocacy and professional collaboration in linguistically diverse public schools. In addition to designing and exploring a variety of teaching activities and techniques, students conduct a rich collection of field assignments including interviewing bi-/multilingual adults; visiting community agencies; and collaboratively designing community engagement activities.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Sumeyra Gok Gulmezoglu

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/31/2020 12/11/2020 Hours Arranged ONLINE