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Dual Language Learners: Teaching English and Honoring Home Languages (08/25/20 - 09/22/20)

Dual language learners are children who are learning English in childcare or school and another language at home. They may be born outside of the USA or are born in the USA in immigrant or refugee families. Learn to teach English and to honor the home languages of children, as well as support their families.…

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

Aug 18, 2020 11:59pm CST

Start Date

Aug 25, 2020 12:00am CST

completion date

Sep 22, 2020 11:59pm CST

Chat sessions

Topic Date Times
Chat Session 1 Aug 25, 2020 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Chat Session 2 Sep 01, 2020 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Chat Session 3 Sep 08, 2020 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Chat Session 4 Sep 15, 2020 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Chat Session 5 Sep 22, 2020 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

instructor

inservice time

Chat Sessions: Tuesdays 7:00-7:45pm CST August 25, September 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2020

required text book

The course is based on the book "Dual Language Learners, birth to grade 3, Strategies for Teaching English" by Angèle Sancho Passe (2013). The book is the textbook for the course.

Dual language learners are children who are learning English in childcare or school and another language at home. They may be born outside of the USA or are born in the USA in immigrant or refugee families. Learn to teach English and to honor the home languages of children, as well as support their families. The course is based on the book “Dual Language Learners, birth to grade 3, Strategies for Teaching English” by Angèle Sancho Passe (2013). The book is the textbook for the course.