ESL‐Endorsement Only (P‐12) Curriculum Contract
Student: _____________________________ SS # __________________________ Student ID #_____________
COURSE TITLE Assessment Date Grade Hour
EDU 580 ESL Teaching Methods and Techniques Lesson Plan Project 3
EDU 581 ESL Assessment and Culture Assessment Project 3
EDU 583 ESL Linguistic Theory and Analysis Linguistic Project 3
EDU 585 ESL Leadership Advocacy Project 3
Choice of one of the following 12
EDU 587 Communicating with Immigrants tba 3
EDU 589 ESL Special Topics/Academies tba 3
TOTAL HOURS FOR PROGRAM 15
Continuous assessment requirements: All assessments must be successfully completed. EDU 580 is a
prerequisite for program admission and for EDU 581.
Checkpoint 1: Graduate admission Checkpoint 2: Program Checkpoint 3: Continuous Checkpoint 4: Program exit
___Administrator recommendation(s) ___Successful completion ___Successful completion ___Minimum 3.0 GPA
___Undergraduate 2.75 GPA from of first ESL program of all program ___No faculty concerns of
accredited institution or GRE scores assessment (lesson plan assessments for meeting candidate dispositions
___Signed KY Code of Ethics project) specialty standards ___Submission of portfolio
___Valid teaching certificate from KY (If ___ESL entrance essay ___Minimum 3.0 GPA with accompanying reflective
no KY certificate or if certificate has ___Minimum 3.0 GPA ___No faculty concerns of essay on professional growth
expired, must provide verification of ___No faculty concerns of candidate dispositions ___Successful completion of ESL
content and professional knowledge candidate dispositions ___Professional Praxis exam within 6 months
through evidence of having passed the ___Signed program sheet membership after the completion of the last
ESL endorsement course*
appropriate PRAXIS specialty exam and
___ I have been informed of the
requirement to read and review the
Graduate Student Handbook
*Passing the relevant ESL Praxis exam is a Kentucky state requirement for certification. Candidates need to communicate their plans
on taking praxis with their advisor.
Signature of Candidate Date Signature of Advisor Date
NOTICE: Teacher certification requirements are subject to change. Before
registering for the test(s), please refer to the Education Professional Standards
Board website at www.kyepsb.net for current requirements or contact Ms.
Jaime Rice at 502‐564‐4606 or 888‐598‐7667.
Your signature indicates that you agree to fulfill the requirements of this contract and that you also agree to allow Georgetown College to contact your current or
future employer(s) for any data on your performance that is necessary for Education Unit accreditation.
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