Certificate in Heritage Language Education/ Late Bilingual Education

This certificate is designed for heritage language educators, language teachers who teach classes of mixed heritage and new language learners, and educators who are interested in creating culturally and linguistically sustaining classrooms for multilingual learners. Gather with critical bilingual and heritage language teachers from across the country to explore, share, and create powerful learning opportunities for your multilingual learners. Courses in this certificate include:

  • Critical Approaches to Heritage Language Education (prerequisite for all other courses)
  • Deeper-dive: Art-integrated Multiliteracies for Heritage/Bilingual Learners
  • Deeper-dive: Inquiry Approaches to Bilingual/Heritage Language Curriculum Design
  • Deeper-dive: Content-Based Bilingual and Heritage Language Teaching with Intra-Ethnic Studies and Critical Race Theories
  • Becoming teacher-scholars – Classroom enactment, documentation, and dissemination project (to be organized with certificate coordinator)