Rapid Literacy ELL Strategies for Secondary Emergent Readers


When & Where:

January 16, 2019

Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown
101 E Locust St
Des Moines, IA 50309

What it is:

Do you serve English learners who struggle to decode text at grade level? Decoding is an essential skill, because it is the foundation in which all other reading is built upon. Come hear practical methods to help non-English readers accelerate their literacy in the target language. Secondary teachers deserve training in foundations of literacy that make sense for the secondary classroom. Learn strategies that are based on research and Carol Salva’s classroom experience.


  • Hands-on techniques educators can start using tomorrow.
  • Overview of balanced literacy and foundations of literacy development.
  • Practical methods that build decoding skills while supporting students at grade level.
  • Modeling of sheltered instruction practices that boost achievement of all learners.