- Justice Sonia Sotomayor Aims to Expand Scope of Civics Education EffortsEducation Week| September 22, 2017
- How to Help Mexico and Puerto RicoLatino USA| September 22, 2017
- Where have all the teachers gone?The Washington Post| September 22, 2017
- San Diego Wants to Be an Even More Welcoming City to NewcomersKPBS| September 22, 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.