Through Brown University's Department of Portuguese & Brazilian Studies Masters Studies in English as a Second Language, the Education Alliance offers a series of advanced courses in English as a second language and cross-cultural studies. The program incorporates second language acquisition research, culturally responsive pedagogy, and practical experiences to build the candidate's foundational knowledge.
Project Engage (2016-2021)
A National Professional Development Program providing scholarships for K-5 teachers from Central Falls, East Providence, Pawtucket, Providence, and Woonsocket, RI. The goal of the Project is to increase the capacity of Rhode Island’s elementary teachers to deliver high quality instruction to elementary level English learners (ELs) in high incidence districts. Contact: Esmeralda Lopez (Esmeralda_Lopez@brown.edu)