Building Better Writers

Building Better Writers

When & Where:

November 14, 2023

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm CST

Online via Zoom

Presented by: Natalia Heckman

What it is:

What does quality writing instruction for English learners look like? 

This online session will offer ELA/ELAR teachers, Instructional Coaches, and Program/ Campus Administrators an insight into the unique needs of emergent bilingual writers. The information shared during the session will equip participants with tools to identify and implement effective writing techniques in various settings, from newcomer centers to content-based ELAR sheltered instruction classrooms. This session relies on the comprehensive Building Better Writers resource, and we strongly recommend the purchase of the book, authored by Natalia.

Who Should Attend

  • Grade 3-12 ELAR Teachers
  • ESL/ELD Teachers
  • ESL/ELAR Instructional Coaches/Specialists
  • School Administrators
  • EL Program Administrators 

Highly Recommended Companion Book

Building Better Writers