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Teaching English to Young Learners (formerly: TESOL Methods for Young Learners)

Course Number: EDUC X331.11

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3 units

Learn how teaching language skills to young children differs from teaching older learners. You will learn principles, methods, and techniques for teaching younger learners, as well as special considerations for:

  • materials
  • lesson planning
  • lesson delivery
  • assessment
  • feedback

Observe and examine age-appropriate lessons, texts, resources, and activities, and analyze the use of these techniques in future teaching.  After observing an ESL/EFL class for younger learners, you create an original lesson plan, and reflect on your development and professional growth.

Available Sections

Starting Apr 2

174IEL213

Starting Apr 2
174IEL213

Course Fees

$500 Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 27
$550 after Mar 27

Instructor

Jennifer Coplea [ bio ]

close [x] Jennifer Coplea, M.A., Ed.S., Ed.D. (in progress), Curriculum and Instruction, also holds an advanced TESOL Professional Certificate. Ms. Coplea has a wide range of teaching experience with students of diverse racial, ethnic, socioeconomic, and international backgrounds.

Schedule:

Begins:
Apr 2 - Jun 15, 2018

Location:

Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Teaching English to Young Learners"
David Nunan
ISBN: 978-0-61540-102-7 

Prerequisites

Students pursuing a TESOL Certificate must meet program entrance requirements. Advanced academic writing skills are recommended.

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