- Column: I’m a teacher and a ‘Dreamer’ and I know why my students are scaredPBS News Hour| April 27, 2017
- The Research Argument for NYC's Preschool Plan for 3-Year-Olds NPR| April 27, 2017
- Oregon District Gets a Boost for ELL Instruction The Observer (OR)| April 27, 2017
- New York City Announces Plan to Expand Universal Preschool to 3 Year OldsNPR| April 26, 2017
Ideas for Families
Part II of the series on informational text will first provide an overview of what close reading is and could mean for ELLs, including some definitions of close reading. Then I’ll present the role of background knowledge, which is a major consideration with teaching ELLs close reading, and share some recommended resources.