CI is not optional.
For language acquisition, CI is necessary, and no one disputes it. For full inclusion of all students, no one can deny that tapping into what every human is hard-wired for (i.e. language acquisition) is the more universal practice and responsible choice as educators.
CI is not a method or strategy.
The messages students listen to or read are received as Input. When students understand those messages, they receive Comprehensible Input. Continue reading