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Check out these tips for educators as well as resources to share with ELL parents.
Take a look at these booklists by topic for kids and young adults celebrating Hispanic Heritage! (Illustration by Yuyi Morales)
- Parent-Teacher Conferences Get a MakeoverEducation Week| October 06, 2015
- Meet the Next Secretary of Education, John King Jr.NPR| October 06, 2015
- Madison Proposes To Expand, Alter Its Services for Students Who Don't Speak EnglishWisconsin State Journal| October 06, 2015
- Arne Duncan Stepping Down as Education Secretary Education Week| October 05, 2015
Ideas for Families
We’d like to start off the new year by sharing an example for developing text dependent questions for ELLs in the middle grades. We have selected a 6th-8th grade exemplar text in the category of Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics and Technology titled “The Evolution of the Grocery Bag” by Henry Petroski.