Boosting Achievement for SIFE

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When & Where:

November 6, 2019


Orlando Airport Marriott Lakeside 

7499 Augusta National Dr. 

Orlando, FL 32822 

What it is:

Based on current growth mindset research and the practical experience of Carol Salva, a master teacher who achieved success with SIFE students in Houston, this training demonstrates user-friendly techniques that close achievement gaps for unschooled or under-schooled learners. Come explore how to leverage English learners’ unique backgrounds with authentic learning experiences that transcend language barriers and promote academic achievement. Learn targeted strategies that empower teachers to see that students are able to accelerate in their learning, despite challenges they may have faced. 


Participants will receive a copy of Boosting Achievement: Reaching Students with Interrupted or Minimal Education by Carol Salva & Anna Matis.


The training will include:

  • Practical methods based on recent research
  • Classroom simulations
  • Hands-on techniques you can start using tomorrow
  • Video and testimony by newcomer and SIFE students


Who should come:

  • Content area teachers
  • ESL teachers
  • ELL coordinators
  • Administrators

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