Education, Language Arts
Course No. ED478n, ED578n
This course is designed to empower teachers with strategies for leveraging language functions to enhance content instruction in the mainstream classroom. It emphasizes the idea that language is a crucial tool for learning and understanding academic subjects, and through this course, teachers can learn to effectively integrate five language functions into their teaching practices to support student success.
This course is appropriate for educators, coaches, and mentors working with grades 6-12.
All required reading is online.
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1. Learned how to identify a language function and explain why it is important.
2. Familiarized themselves with function language and how it supports learning.
3. Learned how to identify function language to support students in the classroom.
4. Learned various instructional strategies and techniques for using functions in lessons to assist student learning.