Language Skills Methods
Students will learn methods, techniques, materials and strategies for teaching language skills (listening, speaking, reading, writing), as well as grammar and vocabulary.
Students will learn current methods and techniques for teaching English to speakers of other languages
Learning through Observation
Students will learn good teaching principles and practices by observing experienced ESL teachers.
Students will be able to create lessons and materials that will be utilized in daily English language instruction.
Students will be able to create assessment instruments to evaluate ESL students’ progress.
Students will learn how to work with a team teacher to produce smooth and effective lessons.
Students will review their own teaching performance through viewing videotapes of their classroom teaching.
Students will meet with mentoring teachers and course faculty to receive constructive feedback on their teaching performance.