November 5, 2020
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Houston Hobby
8181 Airport Blvd
Houston, TX 77061
This workshop outlines simple steps that will make the essay writing portions of the STAAR and EOC assessment less threatening. Participants will explore approaches for secondary ESL and ELA teachers to scaffold instruction and to boost students’ performance on the writing portion of the STAAR and EOC. The workshop includes an opportunity to examine the required elements of the essays and learn how to help students incorporate these elements into their writing. As a culminating activity, we will dissect essays and analyze specific attributes that helped intermediate English learners earn the perfect score.
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