- These robotics students were told ‘to go back to Mexico.’ The taunt only fueled their success.The Washington Post| April 24, 2017
- Do Messages About Social-Emotional Learning Harm Students of Color?Education Week| April 24, 2017
- Jeanette Vizguerra, Undocumented Mom Living in Denver Church for Sanctuary, Among TIME’s 100 Most Influential People The Denver Post| April 24, 2017
- This Teacher's Mission Is Readying Minority Students for Calculus ClassWBUR| April 21, 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.