- Clinton Proposes $500 Million Federal Program to Combat BullyingThe Washington Post| October 28, 2016
- Voices: Getting Young Latinos to the PollsUSA Today| October 28, 2016
- Forced from Home: Experience Life Inside a Refugee CampNPR| October 28, 2016
- As Feds Turn Focus on ELLs, Teachers Struggle to Find Quality MaterialsLatino Ed Beat| October 27, 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.