EDUC 0363 - Sheltered English Immersion

Credits: 3

This course teaches the knowledge, skills, and dispositions essential to effectively shelter content instruction in English. Students will understand the social, political, historical and cultural issues, and intersections of race, identity, and power, that shape the school experience of English Learners. Students learn asset-based frameworks, methods, and strategies for language development within subject area content. Students use the World Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Standards in conjunction with Massachusetts PreK-12 curriculum standards. The course integrates critical pedagogy and language instruction to align with the department's commitment to Social Justice, Critical Engagement with Diversity, and Reflective Practice. The minimum grade needed for SEI endorsement is B- for the 2021-2022 year, and B for 2022 and beyond.

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