Foundations of English Language Development and Methods for Content Instruction

Course Number: EDUC X426.3


6 units

Examination of current research-based theories of second language acquisition and cognitive, linguistic, affective, physical and sociocultural factors that accompany each stage of language development. Differences between first- and-second language acquisition and the foundations of English Language Literacy and the use of California's English Language Development Standards and the English Language Development Test for appropriate instructional planning are explored. The practices for teaching literacy to English learners that promote both language development and academic achievement are presented.

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Starting Apr 16


Starting Apr 16

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$695 Early Bird Discount ends on Apr 10
$745 after Apr 10


Angel Van Horn [ bio ]

close [x] Angel Van Horn, M.A., Teacher, Corona-Norco Unified School District, specializes in computer applications and technology for the classroom teacher, emphasizing the integration of educational technology into learning centers, as well as hands-on applications of technology into the curriculum.


Apr 16 - Jun 24, 2018


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"Foundations: Making Content Comprehensible for English Learners"
Jana Echevarria, MaryEllen Vogt, Deborah J. Short
ISBN: 978-0134045238


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