Tatiana Sildus


Responsibilities

  • Lead professor and advisor for the English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program, including
    • Master of Science in Education with ESOL emphasis
    • Graduate Certificate in ESOL
    • Undergraduate ESOL Minor
  • Teaches undergraduate and graduate ESOL courses
  • University Fulbright program advisor

Courses Taught

  • EDUC 551 Diversity in the Classroom
  • EDUC 552 Culture and Language Acquisition for English Language Learners
  • EDUC 553 Assessment and the English Language Learner
  • EDUC 554 Methods and Instructional Materials for English Language Learners
  • EDUC 555 Practicum with English Language Learners
  • TCHL 851 Multicultural Approaches to Diversity
  • TCHL 852 Advanced Culture and Language Acquisition for English Language Learners
  • TCHL 853 Advanced Assessment and the English Language Learner
  • TCHL 854 Advanced Methods and Instructional Materials for English Language Learners
  • TCHL 855 Advanced Practicum with English Language Learners
  • TCHL 856 Advanced Curriculum Development for English Language Learners

Education

  • PhD, Kansas State University
  • MS, Vladimir State Pedagogical University
  • BS.Ed, Vladimir State Pedagogical University

Research Interests

  • Language and Cognition
  • Brain - Compatible Learning
  • Cooperative Learning
  • Communicative Language Teaching
  • Language Assessment
  • International/Comparative Education

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Oral Proficiency Tester/Rater, American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)

Other Links

Tatiana Sildus
Dr. Tatiana Sildus
University Professor

Phone: (620) 235-4505

Office: 112D Hughes Hall

E-mail Tatiana Sildus