Candidate admission to the MGRESA Endorsement Program requires the following:
- A valid, level 4 or higher Induction, Professional, Advanced Professional, or Lead Professional teaching certificate, leadership certificate, service field certificate is required for program admission.
This is a job-embedded program. Candidates must practice skills with students.
This 5 PLU course is required to add the ESOL endorsement to an existing level 4 professional teaching certificate or higher or to the service field of Speech & Language Pathology. It is the first course in the ESOL endorsement series.
Course 1: Cultural Influences for English Language Learners
Candidates will explore the nature of culture and the role of cultural factors in the teaching and learning of English as an additional language in U.S. schools.
Course 2: Language Acquisition and Development