MAT, School For International Training
BA, Yale University
Master of Arts in TESOL, Low Residency
Language Teacher Education
Hugh Birdsall teaches language analysis and lesson planning for the Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL, Low Residency) program. He also supervises the interim-year teaching practicum and facilitates the peer mentoring program. In addition to his work in teacher education, Hugh teaches English to speakers of other languages in grades K-5 at the Regional Multicultural Magnet School in New London, Connecticut. He also offers two professional development workshops: The Silent Way, an approach to teaching world languages, and Words in Color, an approach to teaching literacy.