Bernadette Musetti is a long-time TESOL professional and a professor of urban and environmental studies at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California, USA where she is currently teaching the Environmental Studies and Elementary Teacher Education capstone courses. She also teaches an engaged learning course in "A Better World," which she tries to create through all of her teaching. She takes future K–5 educators on global immersion trips to Costa Rica and Bali to study ecoliteracy and place-based education.
Ecological Literacy in TESOL: Benefits for Professionals and Their Students
In her inaugural blog post, Dr. Musetti defines ecoliteracy, discusses why it's important for English language teaching, explains its benefits for multilingual learners of English, and shares some simple activities to get started with your students.