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M.Ed. Online

Teaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

Georgia Southern University

24 months
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358 USD/credit
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About

The Teaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students program of the Georgia Southern University helps teachers develop their skills and knowledge in order to better serve their culturally and linguistically diverse students.

Overview

Focus Areas

A fully online program, the Teaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students program of the Georgia Southern University  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.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Teaching Literacy with English Learners
  • Critical Issues in Literacy Education with Diverse Populations
  • Language Policy and Politics in Education
  • Globalization, Immigration, and Teaching ELLs
  • Special Education-ELL Interface & Assessment
  • Advanced ELL & Bilingual Teaching Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete requirements for a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Possess or be eligible for a Georgia level four teaching certificate in an eligible concentration area; or possess an equivalent out-of-state teaching certificate in the chosen concentration area. Candidates who have completed all requirements for the Georgia level four teaching certificate have until the end of the first semester to obtain certificate. Candidates with an out-of-state certificate will not receive Georgia certification upon program completion
  • Present a cumulative 2.50 (4.0 scale) GPA or higher on all undergraduate and graduate work combined
  • Submit a personal statement of purpose, not to exceed 200 words
  • Submit a completed “Disclosure and Affirmation Form” that addresses misconduct disclosure, criminal background check, the Code of Ethics for Educators, and tort liability

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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