Christine Rowland

High School ELL Teacher | Bronx, NY

Christine Rowland is a retired high school ELL educator who spent many years teaching in the Bronx, New York. She is also 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 retired teacher and professional developer who spent many years at the UFT Teacher Center at Christopher Columbus High School in Bronx, NY. A native of England, Rowland 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 also 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.