Online ESOL Endorsement - Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment (Course 3) (END20013)

Credits: 5 / Tuition: $350 / Non Middle Ga RESA Fee: $400.00 / No Show Fee: $0.00
Status: ONLINESD / Current Applicants: 7

Course Description
This course is the third and last course required to add the ESOL endorsement to an existing level 4 professional teaching certificate or higher or to the service field of Speech and Language Pathology.
Candidates will become familiar with a variety of proven strategies for teaching a second language, develop a personal philosophy regarding second language learning, and develop an integrated thematic teaching unit.  Candidates are expected to teach a lessons from their unit to (an) LEP student(s) and share their experience with the class.
You have up to 12 weeks from your start date to complete the class.

Required Text: 

Course 3
Echevarria, J., Vogt, M. & Short, D. (2007). Making Content Comprehensible for English Language Learners (3rd ed.). Boston: Allyn & Bacon.
      ISBN-13: 978-0205518869, 
      ISBN-10: 0205518869 *does not require cd-rom

Supplementary text: (not required but may be helpful) 

• Vogt, M, & Echevarria, J. (2008). 99 Ideas and Activities for Teaching English Learners  

Class Notes
Since students are required to complete most assignments, candidates must begin course on or before March 6th.  Exceptions will be made on a case by case basis to start at a later date.  However, it is the candidates responsibility to be finished by May 29th.
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Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.