Dual-Teaching Model Opens Doors, Expands Possibilities

A young Doctor comforting a Senior adult patient452415457The classrooms of The Community College of Aurora, which operates two campuses in suburban Denver, have long echoed with the sound of diversity thanks to the more than 60 countries (and 71 languages) represented in its English as a Second Language program. Given the fact that many of those voices were clamoring to studying health care at the school, the school knew it needed to find a way to better serve its students. As a result the Aurora, Colorado-based community college has developed a unique method of ESL education that does exactly that. With its new dual-teaching model CCA is now able to capitalize on the large number of its non-native English students that go on to pursue a health care degree at the school at the conclusion of their English studies. Continue reading “Dual-Teaching Model Opens Doors, Expands Possibilities”