- Conn. District Set Up Enrollment Barriers for Families with Limited EnglishEducation Week| December 06, 2016
- NY State Assembly Committee on Education Met to Discuss English Language Learners WXXI News (NY)| December 06, 2016
- Top 10 Books from 2016: Latinx for Kids and TeensSchool Library Journal| December 06, 2016
- College Board to Offer More Accommodations for Students With Disabilities, ELLsEducation Week| December 05, 2016
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.