As part of the Teacher Pathway Program, participants will be completing coursework in either ESL or Special Education with St. Mary's University.  Below is a list of courses for each pathway.

 

ESL (Sample ESL licensure coursework)

  • ESL 600 - Foundation of Language and Literacy Development
  • ESL 601 - Second Language Acquisition
  • ESL 602 - Language and Culture
  • ESL 603 - Reading Instruction for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners
  • ESL 605 - Reflective Language Teaching
  • ESL 606 - Methods of Instruction for English Learners
  • ESL 607 - School and Community Collaboration for English Language Learners
  • ESL 620 - International Perspectives and Principles of English Language Teaching

 

SPECIAL EDUCATION (sample licensure coursework)

  • ESL 539 - Scientifically Based Reading Instruction
  • ESL 600 - Orientation
  • ESL 631 - Foundations of Special Education
  • ESL 607 - Literacy Development & Interventions
  • ESL 639 - Social Emotional Learning & Interventions
  • ESL 634 - Assistive Technology, Instruction, & Interventions
  • ESL 637 - The IEP Process
  • ESL 638 - Transition & Collaboration
  • ESL 651 - Characteristics: LD
  • ESL 652 - Strategies & Assessment:  LD
  • ESL 656 - Assessment & Application:  LD
  • ESL 657 - Advanced Instruction & Methods:  LD
  • ESL 658 - Adolescence to Post-Secondary:  LD
  • ESL 688 - Field Experiences for Practicing Educators