Term: Fall 2017
Subject: Teacher Education
This course serves as an introduction to the field of education and how teaching can foster a more just and humane world.
This course examines the connection between race and language particularly as it relates to immigration and English policies.
Provides a foundation of bilingual education policy and practices. Explores theories of language acquisition and their relevance to current policies affecting linguistically diverse students and how these policies have developed through history. Prerequisite: EDTE 056.
Provides a foundation for understanding basic concepts regarding home, school, and community collaboration. This course will focus specifically on creating partnerships between diverse families, families whose children have disabilities, and community partners and schools that serve these populations. Prerequisite: EDTE 056.
Designed for students to gain experience in an ELL classroom. Examines the influence of social and culture on ELL schooling as well as classroom instruction. Prerequisite: EDTE 056.