Merrill CollegeMERR 21 Perspectives on Bilingual/Multicultural Education

Theoretical and practical perspectives of bilingualism and bilingual education in the U.S. Introduces issues that have special relevance for those considering a career in teaching culturally and linguistically diverse populations. Focuses on the following areas: experiences of diverse student populations in California schools, second language development, evolution and consequences of bilingualism in individuals and communities, historical and policy perspectives on bilingual education, and innovative instructional approaches and strategies used in bilingual education programs and classrooms.

Credits

2

Quarter offered

Spring