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The 6 Principles Series: Overview

This double 6-hour module will deepen your knowledge of the research foundations that underlie The 6 Principles for Exemplary Teaching of English Learners® and strengthen your understanding of the ways The 6 Principles reflect and reinforce one another.

  • Principle 1. Know your learners.
  • Principle 2. Create conditions for language learning.
  • Principle 3. Design high-quality lessons for language development.
  • Principle 4. Adapt lesson delivery as needed.
  • Principle 5. Monitor and assess student language development.
  • Principle 6. Engage and collaborate within a community of practice.

After completing the Overview module, you will be able to:

  • Explain the seven points that make up TESOL’s vision for exemplary teaching of English learners.
  • List and define essential conditions for language learning.
  • Describe how and why interactive language use and targeted literacy activities promote language development.
  • Define each of The 6 Principles and explain its relationship to exemplary teaching of English learners.
  • Identify teacher roles beyond the classroom and describe how each can reflect and support The 6 Principles.
  • Explain how the teacher’s role in enacting The 6 Principles can extend beyond the classroom to other functions such as mentor/counselor, advocate, and resource for colleagues.

Introductory Pricing

The price of this double 6-hour module is twice that of our 6-hour modules.

TESOL Members - $118/module
Nonmembers - $158/module

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