- New York Ed Officials May Ask For $35 Million to Revamp State Tests — and Bring Back Foreign-Language Regents ExamsChalkbeat NY| October 20, 2016
- Inside A Dual-Language Preschool for Migrant Workers' ChildrenWFYI| October 20, 2016
- Lakewood Schools Assisting ELLs with Special ProgramCleveland.com| October 20, 2016
- Californians, Having Curbed Bilingual Education, May Now Expand ItThe New York Times| October 19, 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.