UTL.441 Teaching English Language Learners

Teaching English Language Learners

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 33080
Status Active

The purpose of this course is to prepare new teachers with the knowledge and skills to effectively shelter their content instruction, so that the growing population of English language learners (ELLs) in K-12 schools can achieve academic success, and contribute their multilingual and multicultural resources. The course will provide aspiring teachers with practical research-based protocols, methods, and strategies to integrate subject area content, language, and literacy development. Successful completion of this course provides the SEI (Sheltered English Immersion) endorsement required for teaching in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: UTL.301 Project-based Instruction and Must be taken in the Senior year prior to the practicum. Math, Science & Engineering Majors only.