Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Teaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students (TCLD)
A fully online program, the Master of Education in Teaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students (TCLD) focuses on culturally relevant pedagogy and will enable candidates:
- to develop cultural and linguistic responsitivity which acknowledges that teaching and learning are inextricably embedded in students’ language, culture, and identities.
- to design and implement diverse instructional practices and models of advancing students’ linguistic, cultural, and academic identities in public school classrooms.
- to acknowledge English Learners’ home cultures and languages not as deficits, disadvantages, or problems but rather as resources to be leveraged for academic learning and mainstream cultural success.
Last updated: 12/7/2018