- Teaching and Welcoming English-Learners: New Guide from Teaching Tolerance Offers Advice Education Week| May 22, 2017
- In 'Margot Sanchez,' A Teen Grows Up and Learns to Love the BronxNPR Books| May 22, 2017
- Outdoor Play for Young LearnersThe Huffington Post| May 22, 2017
- California Can Lead the Country in English-Learner EducationEducation Week| May 19, 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.