- National Teacher of Year focuses on individual student needsThe Washington Post| May 06, 2021
- Waukegan schools recruiting teachers from Puerto Rico and internationally to provide Latinx students ‘enriched educational experience’Chicago Tribune| April 27, 2021
- Once a Gwinnett school custodian, now she’s a teacherAtlanta Journal-Constitution| April 27, 2021
- USDA Moves To Feed Millions Of Children Over The Summer NPR| April 27, 2021
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.