MEETING ELL STUDENT NEEDS
Tradition Meets Technology: English Language Learners Today (Gr K-12)
Nationally, an average of 10 percent of students in public school are English Language Learners, with the percentages higher in primary grades where students often first enter school systems with little or no English proficiency. The teacher is charged with what can often seem to be a daunting task; that of teaching content and language simultaneously.
Participants will learn how to access resources to help students’ from various cultural and linguistic backgrounds. Lesson planning template(s) will be suggested to ensure effective planning for ELLs. Participants will be able to differentiate between effective and ineffective teaching methods and understand and implement research-based instructional approaches to language and content area instruction. In addition, participants will explore a language diagnostic tool that is easy to use in informal settings and they then will be able to evaluate the results in order to guide instruction in listening, speaking, reading and writing. Teachers will be able to make informed choices when selecting instructional materials, strategies, and assessments for screening and testing ELLs.
Contact Jodi at email@example.com for more information
Course Location: www.teachnkidslearn.com
Within 24 hours of registering for a PD course, you'll receive an email from your instructor that contains your course access information.
You'll be able to access your student account using Self-Service Ashland. There, you'll find printable financial statements and grade reports, plus a link for requesting transcripts, once your grades have posted. Instructions for establishing or resetting your login can be found HERE.
If you have a tuition waiver voucher or would prefer to mail your payment:
Please click HERE for a registration form. Please mail that along with your payment and/or voucher to the Main Campus address. Vouchers are worth $166 when applied to PD courses.
Contact Ashland Professional Development to update your email address or with other needs: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Location of Meeting:www.teachnkidslearn.com