By the end of this self-guided course, you will leave with best-practice resources and strategies for providing service to English Learners and their families. This CIMA: ESL Strand course offers a variety of timely and essential ESL tools to add to your professional development toolbox.
This course is a self-paced online course, which means that you can complete the learning activities at your own pace and time.
This course should take approximately 4 hours to complete and includes 4 recorded presentations captured from the 2021 CIMA Conference. Once you successfully complete this course, you will earn 4 CPE credit hours from Region 13.
Modules in the ESL Strand include:
- Equitable Communication for Families of English Learners by Hannah Davis
- Cultivating a Multilingual Classroom: The Importance of Text Selection for LTELs by Dr. Maneka Brooks
- Additive Bilingualism within ESL Programs by Carlene Thomas
- The Future of Biliteracy: Adapting Proven Literacy Strategies to Empower English Learners in the Virtual Classroom by Pamela Harvey