Workshop: TESOL Methods, Curriculum and Materials

Course ID - CTD0426c  

Short Title: TESOL Methods    

 Audience    Faculty of Education Department Only
Length of Workshop:       20 hours (4 hours F2F and 16 online)

* Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.

This 20-hours workshop is designed to help participants prepare or select instructional materials for use with culturally and linguistically diverse learners. Participants will develop and understanding of different approaches to teaching English language learners (ELLs). The format of the workshop is a blend of face-to-face meetings and online instruction (two face-to-face sessions of two hours each, plus 16 hours of online instruction over several weeks). Evaluation will include completion of course activities, interview with and observation of an ESOL teacher and completion of a 5 page paper comparing and contrasting the interview and observation with materials and activities covered in the workshop and the impact on the ELL academic progress.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify instructional materials that support ESOL-infused course content for the participant's area of teaching 
  • Design an activity for ESOL students for a content area course in the participant's area of teaching 
  • Identify the types of language instruction educational programs commonly used to teach ELLs
  • Select a language instruction model that is relevant to the participant's area of teaching


Dates of Workshop

Reference #

Delivery Format

Meeting Days/Time



751455 Online Face to Face on 1/25 and 3/01 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm and 16 online hours Kendall/6346 tba


Registration information
Course ID: CTD0426c  
Course Title: TESOL Methods 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.