Introduction to Teaching English Learners in the Mathematics Classroom

Are you just getting started with teaching English learners in the math classroom? Are you coaching other teachers and need a few fresh ideas? Do you need a quick refresher to stay on track?

This 5 hours course cover the basics of getting started on a path to success with English learners in the mathematics classroom. Your course facilitator will be just an email away for coaching as you implement the new ideas in your classroom.

The first module is the "Introduction to Teaching English Learners". In this module you will:

● understand English proficiency level assessment scores.

● consider the developmental nature of language and its impact on teaching and learning.

● be able to implement the Three Principles of Differentiation in their classrooms.

● begin utilizing WIDA tools to differentiate for language.

● create language objectives to support access to content instruction.

In the second module, "The Mathematics Classroom", you will:

● consider the developmental nature of language and its impact on teaching and learning.

● begin differentiating for language and providing appropriate supports for English learners.

● explore various strategies for integrating language development with content instruction.

● be able to analyze content material and student work for language demand.

Complete a course study guide and receive a certificate for 5 hours of professional learning!

Your Instructor

Kelly Reider
Kelly Reider

Kelly is the founder of English Learner Portal and has 25 years of experience in public education settings (MD, PA, VA, NC) including consultant, ESL program coordinator, school administrator, instructional specialist, & teacher. She is a WIDA Licensed Consultant and a recipient of the TESOL ELT Leadership Management Certificate. She provides consulting and professional development services in the WIDA Standards Framework & Assessments, meeting the needs of English learners across the curriculum, early literacy & language development, program evaluation, curriculum development, & long range program planning. Kelly holds a Master's degree in Instructional Systems Development & certification in Elementary Education, Spanish, ESOL, & Administration.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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