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Center for Teaching English Learners (CTEL)

About the Center

The Center for Teaching English Learners (CTEL) serves as a repository of instructional materials for teachers in K-12 classrooms; as a resource center for prospective and practicing teachers whose classroom teaching is impacted by the presence of culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) learners and who seek innovative strategies for teaching English; as a materials development laboratory for educational master's projects in the area of teaching English to speakers of other languages, as a resource and referral service for partnership school districts who seek training for teachers, and as locus for initiation of grant proposals in the area of providing high-quality education for English learners.

Dr. Lynne Diaz-Rico, CTEL Director
Professor of Education

Coordinator, M.A. in Education, TESOL Option
College of Education Building
Room CE-212