- Why Shareholders Are Pushing Apple to Study Smartphone Effects on KidsPBS NewsHour| January 17, 2018
- Using Data to Help ELLs Succeed Requires Partnerships, Persistence, Report ArguesEducation Week| January 17, 2018
- University Budgets Suffer After a Drop in International Student EnrollmentNPR| January 16, 2018
- Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Just Gave $33 Million to a Scholarship Fund for 'Dreamers'Time| January 16, 2018
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.