Ensuring Professionalism through a Multicultural Lens
Schools are the places in which immigrant students encounter and learn the values of the majority culture.
• All teachers are language teachers. • Teachers who are effective with English Learners require an understanding of classroom research. • Teachers who are effective with English Learners need opportunities for professional growth.
Creating a positive learning environment that is respectful and responsive to the learning needs of all students is necessary for students to succeed.