2022-2023 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
EDR 636 - Bilingualism and Biliteracy Development
Focuses on knowledge and skills necessary to understand K-12 bilingual/multilingual students, and their development of bilingual competencies and biliteracy skills. Candidates will understand biliteracy/bilingual teaching and assessment strategies, policies, and issues related to bilingual education. 15 hours of fieldwork required. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: This course is open to any graduate students enrolled at GVSU, because the topics may be valuable to those who are interested in working with children from multicultural/multilingual backgrounds.