Bilingual Endorsement

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Registration Information

– Monday, August 15 – last day to register for August 22 course starts
– Monday, September 5 – last day to register for September 12 course starts
– Monday, September 26 – last day to register for October 3 course starts
– To register, select any of the active blue date links below. You must register for each course separately.

 

EEND 631: Theoretical Foundations of Teaching Limited English Proficient Students (4 credit hours)
Fall Option 1: August 22 – October 17 | online
Fall Option 2: October 3 – November 28 | online
Fall Option 3: September 12 – December 6 | site-based (USF Main Campus, Tuesdays 4:30 – 8 p.m.)

EEND 632: Methods and Materials for Teaching ESL (4 credit hours)
Fall Option 1: August 22 – October 17 | online
Fall Option 2: October 3 – November 28 | online

EEND 633: Assessment of the Bilingual Student (3 credit hours)
Fall Option 1: August 22 – October 17 | online
Fall Option 2: October 3 – November 28 | online

EEND 634: Cross Cultural Studies for Teaching Limited-English Proficient Students (3 credit hours)
Fall Option 1: August 22 – October 17 | online
Fall Option 2: October 3 – November 28 | online

EEND 637: Methods and Materials for Teaching Bilingual Students (3 credit hours)
Fall 2016: September 12 – November 7 | online

EEND 638: Supporting English Language Learners in the Inclusive Classroom (1 credit hour)
FALL 2016: October 3 – November 7 | online

ALERT: If you are beginning your Bilingual endorsement with the University of St. Francis, candidates are to begin with course EEND 631 followed in sequence by course EEND 632 (these courses may be taken simultaneously). Taking these two course out of sequence must meet with instructor approval. After the first two courses have been taken, the following endorsement courses (EEND 633, EEND 634, EEND 637 and EEND 638) may be taken in any order.

In addition to course work noted, candidates are required to complete and submit 100 clock hours or three months of experience in a bilingual program. Please see the link on the left side of this page for the 100 Clock Hours Log.

Illinois State Board of Education Requirements
For current information regarding Illinois State Board of Education requirements (including tests when applicable), please visit ISBE at www.isbe.net.