Best Practices for Educating & Connecting with Newcomers – Part 2, Option 2

Best Practices for Educating & Connecting with Newcomers: Creating Comprehensible Lessons, Option 2

When & Where:

November 21, 2020

9:30 am – 12:30 pm CST

Remote Learning via Zoom*

Presented by: Michelle Yzquierdo

*Zoom links will be included in confirmation email

What it is:

Part 2: Creating Comprehensible Lessons

In this 3-hour online workshop participants will:

  • identify ways to activate prior knowledge and build background

  • characterize effective lesson planning and delivery to maximize┬ácomprehensible input

  • discuss effective ways to authentically assess

Who Should Attend:

  • Math, science, social studies and other content-area teachers of newcomers
  • ESL/ELD and bilingual teachers
  • Campus and district administrators
  • Instructional coaches/peer facilitators/specialists
  • Counselors/registrars/other administrative personnel

Highly Recommended Companion Book

Pathways to Greatness for ELL Newcomers

A Comprehensive Guide for Schools and Teachers