Teaching English Learners

The abundance of English Learners in schools across the nation has prompted the necessity for teachers to hold a CLAD/CTEL Authorization. Imagine trying to learn the fundamental concepts in math, science and language arts, without a solid grasp on the English language. This program provides you with the tools to significantly improve the learning experience for these students.

Note: Estimated tuition reflects new rates in effect starting summer 2024.

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    Est. Tuition $3,200

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    Learning Format Online

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    Duration 9-12 months *

    *Duration times can vary, talk to your advisor for more information.
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    Total Units 18 Units

Required Courses

Course Formats
Required (18.00 Units )
Orientation: CLAD Through CTELThis orientation provides individuals interested in the CLAD Through CTEL Certificate Program with a clear understanding of the entire program, including its scope and goals, requirements, standards, the procedures that affect competencies, and field experience(s).
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Culture and InclusionExamination of culture and cultural diversity and the relationship to academic achievement, development, implementation and evaluation of culturally inclusive instruction.
4.00 Units
Language and Language DevelopmentResearch-based conceptual understanding of language systems, structures, forms, functions, and variations of both aural and written language forms.
4.00 Units
Assessment of English Language LearnersPrinciples and design of standards-based assessment and instruction for English language learners and the relationship to identification of students' strengths and needs in English language/literacy development and academic achievement.
3.00 Units
Foundations of English Language Development and Methods for Content InstructionExamination of current research-based theories of second language acquisition and cognitive, linguistic, affective, physical and sociocultural factors that accompany each stage of language development.
6.00 Units
CLAD Through CTEL PortfolioThe CTEL Portfolio course captures learnings and field experience from each of the courses and connects them together in a cohesive manner.
1.00 Units

Getting Started

We offer multiple start dates to give you flexibility in your education, life and work schedules.

May31Summer 2024
Jun24Summer 2024
Jul22Summer 2024

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