Apr 19, 2024  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

English Language Learning, M.Ed.

English Language Learning (30 hours)

The M.Ed. in English Language Learning is designed for those who seek endorsement in teaching English as a second language. The program is designed to offer necessary course work for the support of the teaching craft as it applies to educating English language learners preK-12. The program enables colleagues to develop the knowledge, skills and dispositions of teaching ESL in ways that produce the highest potential for both the teacher and for English language learner proficiency. The students encounter “best teaching” practices, applied linguistics, second language acquisition research, specialized curriculum development, culture-based pedagogy for language learning and extensive application of teaching and assessment.

Course Requirements

All M.Ed. candidates take the following two courses as non-credit, no-charge, and pass/fail, one during their first semester and one during the semester in which they graduate: