Best Practices for Educating & Connecting with Newcomers – Part 1, Option 1

Best Practices for Educating & Connecting with Newcomers: Constructing A Culture of Care, Option 1

When & Where:

November 3 & 5, 2020

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm CST

Remote Learning via Zoom*

Presented by: Michelle Yzquierdo

*Zoom links will be included in confirmation email

What it is:

Part 1: Constructing a Culture of Care

In this 3-hour online workshop participants will:

  • characterize aspects of effective culturally responsive teaching
  • examine ways to overcome cultural barriers
  • distinguish among the various newcomer stake holders

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