Teach Math to English Language Learners
- 3 Credits
Explore research-based strategies and approaches proven to support English Language Learners (ELLs) in mathematics and language development. You will explore current research based strategies proven to support English language learners in both mathematics and language development. You will analyze mathematics teaching examples involving the development of academic language, the use of concrete materials and the importance of visual learning. Participants in this online course will collaborate with colleagues to connect current research and pedagogy to their own mathematics teachings practices and experiences with English Language Learners. All of the readings and activities are built upon the Common Core standards. Teachers may complete this course with or without students. NOTE: Required textbook must be purchased separately.