Glossary of Education
- Cognitive Academic Language Learning Approach
- Cognitive Academic Language Learning Approach (CALLA) is a unique method for training teachers that focuses on curriculum development, lesson planning, and teaching. CALLA employs strategies for direct instruction of learning strategies and for teaching language through education content. There are three main categories of language strategies instruction: (1) thinking about and/or preparing for learning, (2) reshaping materials for learning, and (3) working with others or asking for help to learn.