Childhood Education Early Childhood Education Faculty Grants, Publications & Recognitions School of Education Teaching Learning and Technology TESOL

Teaching Bilingualism

Bruce Torff, a professor of teaching, learning and technology in the School of Education, co-authored an article on teaching and education for English language learners entitled, “Educators’ beliefs about appropriate pedagogical models for English language learners who differ in home-language and English-language abilities,” published in the International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism

Professor Torff co-authored the piece with David Sessions, professor of information systems and business analytics in the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, and Audrey Figueroa Murphy of St. John’s University.

The article examines “educators’ beliefs about the efficacy of five pedagogical models (English as a second language (ESL) self-contained, ESL push-in, ESL pullout, bilingual, and dual language) for English language learners who differ in English literacy proficiency and home-language abilities.”

About the author

Aliyah Harith-Bey

Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Hofstra In The News

More In The News
Hofviews - See More Photos

Hofstra Weather

° F
Heat Index ° F / Wind Chill ° F
Humidity %
Wind mph / Direction °
Rain in
See More from the Project WX Weather Stations

Archives