- 25 Kid and YA Books That Lift Up Immigrant VoicesSchool Library Journal| March 24, 2017
- UTSA Explores Latino Children's Literature at March 23-25 Conference UTSA| March 24, 2017
- Inclusive Wellness Center Is an Oasis for a Neighborhood Left BehindPBS News Hour| March 24, 2017
- New York City Will Not Allow Immigration Agents in Schools Without Warrants Education Week| March 24, 2017
Ideas for Families
Part II of the series on informational text will first provide an overview of what close reading is and could mean for ELLs, including some definitions of close reading. Then I’ll present the role of background knowledge, which is a major consideration with teaching ELLs close reading, and share some recommended resources.