Email

Authentic Assessment for English Language Learners

ESL/ELL

More than ever before, teachers need to understand how- and what- to assess when seeking to understand the learning of students in the classroom. As our schools and classrooms become more linguistically diverse, teachers will benefit from knowing what assessment methods will be the most accurate, effective, and useful tools for driving instruction and making placement decisions for ELL students. The text, Assessment and ESL, is a comprehensive guide to assessment of English language learners. This course will offer tools and suggestions for authentic assessment that will help both students and teachers to identify key areas of focus for instruction.

Required Text: Assessment and ESL: An Alternative Approach, is available for approximately $10 used at amazon.com

 

 

 

We advise you to review and download a summary of the course syllabus before registering. Summary


Choose Level








Group Registration






Tell a Friend

Required Text

MATERIALS FEE

$10 for required text, used at Amazon. Assessment and ESL: An Alternative Approach

You Might Also Be Interested In

Course No. ED459G, ED559G

Tuition $180 ‑ $265

Quarter Credits 3

Educators of English language learners (ELLs) are important advocates for their students. Whether you are a regular classroom teacher with ELL students in your class, or an ELL specialist, you have an important role in understanding the needs of English language learners and in helping to create a school environment that supports their academic and social success. This course will illustrate the unique needs and common challenges for ELL’s and offer concise strategies for becoming an advocate for ELL’s at both the classroom and school building level. This course is appropriate for personnel at all grades, K-12 including teachers, paraeducators, counselors, and other support people.

All Courses in ESL/ELL