ESC 422: Teaching English in Middle and High School.
3 hours, lecture; 2 hours, lab; 4 credits. 30 hours fieldwork required. Introduction to methods and materials for teaching English at the middle and high school levels. Developing communicative competence, academic literacy through the four skills, and crosscultural awareness in a language other than English. Curriculum development; use of relevant technology; current standards; lesson planning; instructional strategies; inclusion of special populations; and assessment. PREREQ: A combined index of 3.0 or better in ESC 301, 302, 409, 429; at least 50 percent of the credits in the student's major, with a minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA; and submission of scores on the New York State LAST examination to the Division of Education Office.
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