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Graduate Course Details
Number EDU 796
Title The Graduate Practicum in Teaching English as a Second Language (Prek-9)
Credits 3.0


A full time six week (180 hours) teaching experience with accompanying weekly seminar on topics related to effective teaching for limited English speaking students at the grade level of the certificate sought (PreK-9). One week, or thirty clock hours will be spent in a regular education classroom at the same level. Seminar topics will include reading and writing in English as a second language, teaching language though the content areas, teaching to diverse learning styles and culturally learned ways of learning, and assessing language development on an ongoing basis.