Glossary

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Here are some things we say, and what we mean when we say them:



Academic

Accompaniment

Accreditation

Acculturation

Anglo

Apprentice

Aprendiz

Appreciation

Assessment, Needs

Assessment, Formal

Assistant

Assimilation

Attache

Bigotry

Classroom Assistant

Certificate Program

Connection

Colonialism

Community-based

Competence

Cross Cultural Competence

Critical Pedagogy Culture

Cultural Navigation

Culturally Responsive

Dance of Awkwardness

Developmental Process

DJ – Document Jockey

Engagement

English for the Community Program

English for the World Program

ELL

ENNL

EFL

ESL

ESOL

Ethnologue

Excursion

Facilitator

Faith-based

Family Friendly

Feminism

Gestural

Grammar

Grammaring

Grammar Translation

High Skill

Hispanic

Hispan@


Individual Training Plan

Integration

I-Word Instructor

Institution

Intercultural Communication

Isolation

Knowledge

Language Skills Development

Latin@

LEP

Level

Low Skill

MC – Master of Ceremonies

Managing Partner

Member

Metalinguistic Analysis

Native Speaker

Observer

Open-Entry, Open-Exit

Oppression

Owner

Patriarchy

Patron

Pie

Popular Education

Practitioner

Praxis

Primary Instructor

Privilege

Professional Development

Proficiency

Racism

Rubric

Self-Evaluation

Segregation

Shadow

Silent Way

Skill

Socio

Structural Analysis

Structural

Teacher

Technique

TEFL

TESOL

TPR – Total Physical Response

Total Participant Engagement

Understanding

Usage

Voz Alta

Welcoming

White Superiority