Assessment of English Learners

EDUC X 426.2

Investigate the principles and design of standards-based assessment and instruction for English-language learners and their relationship to English language/literacy development and academic achievement.

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Winter
Summer
Online
Starting at $577.00
As few as 7 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Cover the roles, purposes, and types of formal and informal assessments
  • Understand how assessments inform teachers in planning effective, differentiated instruction
  • Learn to monitor English learners' progress
  • Learn about the impact of test reliability, validity, and cultural and linguistic biases

About this course:

Investigate the principles and design of standards-based assessment and instruction for English-language learners and their relationship to identifying students' strengths and needs in English language/literacy development and academic achievement. Covers the roles, purposes, and types of formal and informal assessment that inform teachers in planning effective, differentiated instruction, monitoring English learners' progress with respect to a given standard and issues of norming, test reliability, validity, and cultural and linguistic biases with respect to children of diverse backgrounds.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Kris Lambert
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Fee:
$577.00
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Notes

Enrollment in this course is only for those who are seeking to obtain the CLAD-CTEL authorization on a CA teaching credential or are doing it for professional development. This course is not part of the TESOL program.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 24, 2020
Course Requirements
Book: Making Content Comprehensible for English Learners: The SIOP Model by Echevarria, J., Vogt, M., & Short, D.

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