Gallaudet is a bilingual University; the University's mission is to promote fluency and competence in both languages across the disciplines. The purpose of Gallaudet's Office of Bilingual Teaching and Learning (OBTL) is to:
- coordinate activities in support of the University's bilingual mission
- provide strategic planning
- aid in faculty development
- create and provide resources to make this all possible
The Office will also guide the process for the creation of a more comprehensive Center for Bilingual Teaching and Learning. Bilingual education and communication manifests throughout the University. A diagram of the various dimensions of bilingualism at Gallaudet is shown below.
Dimensions of ASL/English Bilingualism at Gallaudet University
This website puts various aspects of the bilingual mission together in one place so that members of the University community have a central place to go for information relating to ASL/English Bilingualism.
Contact this office:
Email the Office of Bilingual Teaching and Learning at email@example.com