Fall 2018 TESOL Course Offering


EDUC 261-602   TESOL Methods 3cr

09/17/2018 – 12/12/2018  Online

Instructor: Anna Zepeda



This course will focus on the practical methods for classroom application of second language acquisition theories. Participants will explore how speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills are acquired by second language learners. In addition to examining how expressive and receptive language skills should be taught, participants will acquire a variety of methods, strategies, and techniques for use in building fluency, comprehension, and accuracy with English language learners. Attention will be paid to sheltered instruction techniques and differentiated instructional practices as well as current vocabulary acquisition theories and their practical classroom applications.

Prerequisites:  RDNG-096 or appropriate Reading Accuplacer. Take ENGL-095 or appropriate English Accuplacer.  The prerequisite is waived for certified Teachers.


Please contact San Juan College - Teacher Education Department for more information or for assistance with your registration:


Melissa Johnson, Administrative Assistant for Teacher Education

Telephone:   (505) 566-3044

DEADLINE is Friday, August 31, 2018 for GMCS Teachers