Ashley D. Betkowski

Adjunct Faculty

Education Studies

Classes Taught

Fall Flex Start 2023

EDU220 Introduction to Serving English Language Learners (ELL) 3 Credits

Historical overview of current educational and legal issues for serving English Learners (EL). Comparison and evaluation of various types of language educational models including Structured English Immersion (SEI), Sheltered English Instruction, and bilingual/Dual Language Immersion (DLI). Includes SEI, Sheltered English Instruction, and bilingual/DLI strategies. Prerequisites: None.

Course Notes: Approved school-based practicum is required. An Identity Verified Prints (IVP) fingerprint clearance card may be required. To begin the IVP card process, go to Before filling out the fingerprint card application, be sure to check the locations list to verify locations and hours of operation. EDU220 incorporates the 45-clock hour curricular framework for provisional SEI endorsement through the Arizona Department of Education.

General Education Designations: Literacy & Critical Inquiry [L]
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
09/05/2023 - 12/15/2023

Class Started

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on for additional information.

Low-Textbook-Cost Class: The total cost of the required materials for this course is $40 or less.

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