- How One School Turns Elementary Students Into Global CitizensEducation Week| April 28, 2017
- How Buffalo's Public Schools Are Setting International Students Up For SuccessPublic Radio International| April 28, 2017
- Civil Rights Group Says Schools Must Address Student Anxieties on Immigration EnforcementEd Source| April 28, 2017
- Column: I’m a teacher and a ‘Dreamer’ and I know why my students are scaredPBS News Hour| April 27, 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.