Courses

Below you will find the current course offerings listed by semester and then alphabetically by department. If you have any questions about these courses, please contact the Registrar's Office at or 617-521-2111.

Spring 2019 Course Schedule - Updated Hourly

Updated Hourly - Last Updated: 04/25/2019 03:20PM

Grad Esl Education

TESL 417 - Sheltered English Instruction

Successful completion of this course can qualify you for Massachusetts Sheltered English Instruction (SEI) Endorsement. For pre-service teachers in core subject areas, the course will build your skills, confidence, and familiarity with research-proven practices for working with English Language Learner (ELL) students. You will cover the social, cultural, familial, and academic factors that affect learning. You will learn strategies for sheltering content for ELLs and, using WIDA language standards, you will explore the link between oral language and student learning of academic language and literacy skills. This course was created for candidates working toward their first initial teaching license in a core subject area and is not intended for incumbent, already-licensed teachers.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/24/2019 -
04/25/2019
Thursday

Saturday

06:00PM-
08:50PM
09:00AM-
05:00PM
MCB
W203
MCB
W203
Janet L. Chumley Wcls 0 No 4.00 Main Campus
05 01/12/2019 -
03/16/2019
Saturday

08:00AM-
01:00PM
N/A
Sean Brooks Wcls 0 No 4.00 New England Center for Childrn

TESL 445 - Fundamentals of Reading in a Sec. Lang. Language

4 sem. hrs. Provides an introduction to reading and writing in a second language. Examines theories of reading both first and second language; relevant differences in first and second reading processes and instruction, particularly with beginning readers; and formal and informal reading assessment. Involves tutoring. Writing theory and practice will be examined and instructional approaches to writing, the writing process, and writing assessment will also be considered. Requires fieldwork. Abraham, Staff.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
21BL 03/30/2019

04/27/2019

05/11/2019

Saturday

Saturday

Saturday

08:30AM-
04:30PM
08:30AM-
04:30PM
08:30AM-
04:30PM
N/A

N/A

N/A

Paul F. Abraham Open 10 Yes 4.00 Martha's Vineyard Regional HS
Updated Hourly - Last Updated: 04/25/2019 03:20PM
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