- Journalist Known for Reporting on School Segregation Is Among MacArthur FellowsEducation Week| October 16, 2017
- Puerto Rican Students Head to the Mainland for SchoolNPR| October 16, 2017
- 10% of New York City Public School Students Were Homeless Last YearThe New York Times| October 16, 2017
- English Language Learners: A National Demographic and Policy ProfileMigration Policy Institute| October 13, 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.