ELI 390/RCSSCI 390/EDUC 390/LING 386 (Fall/Winter)
Community Service and Language, Education
The overall theme of this service-learning course is "Language and Community," with three modules.
- What - Understanding the community context (assisting in your ESL site placement as a service-learner)
- How - Community-building through communicative language teaching (ESL teaching methods and techniques)
- Special Issues - Exploring language learning issues that have arisen in placements in more detail
A service-learning approach enables students to prepare for and reflect on their experiential practice in a local ESL classroom or tutoring program.