"I have become a more compassionate person and teacher as a result
of the Master in Arts of Teaching ESL at Gordon College. Teaching
strategies I have learned and used have become invaluable in my
classroom. I create more stimulating and ever-changing lessons,
objectives, and activities for my students. I truly believe that my
students are more engaged, more productive, and more fulfilled. Thank
you, Gordon College."
Mary Stormon-Flynn, M.A.T. ESL
The Master of Education in English as a Second Language program focuses on the principles and practice of teaching English to students who are not proficient in English or who do not speak, read or write English. Gordon's ESL program prepares educators who are pursuing licensure or certification as a teacher of students who are learning English as a second language. Candidates find coursework, including a practicum, designed to augment their professional knowledge, skills and aptitude.
The ESL program is offered for: