Christine Rowland

High School ELL Teacher | Bronx, NY

Christine Rowland is a high school ELL educator in New York City and a member of the American Federation of Teachers' ELL Educator Cadre. In this interview with Colorín Colorado, Christine discusses content-area instruction, project-based learning, collaboration, and college guidance counseling for ELLs.

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Christine Rowland is a teacher and professional developer at the UFT Teacher Center at Christopher Columbus High School in Bronx, NY. A native of England, Rowland has spent her teaching career in high schools in New York City, where many of her incoming high school students are recent newcomers to the United States. She has been at Columbus since 2002. Before that she worked in the former BOE Office of Bilingual Education as a citywide professional developer focusing on Bronx high schools. She began teaching English as a Second Language at John F. Kennedy High School in 1992.