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Widefield School District: Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Instruction: Theory and Methods

Program Description

This program will provide educators with a blend of in person and online instruction to enhance the teaching and assessment of English Learners. This program will include strategies to differentiate for ELs as well as basic theoretical knowledge on language acquisition and pedagogical practices. The program will consist of the following courses. These four courses are designed to provide teachers with the knowledge and skills to successfully meet the needs or the ESL students and families they serve. 1. English Language Learner Policies and Populations 2. Essentials of Language Acquisition 3. Literacy for English Language Learners 4. Teaching Methods for Serving English Language Learners

Availability

District employees only

Cost

Free

Required for Completion

Completion of all four courses

Contact Information

Paul MacRenato

E-mail

719.391.3007