- U of Puerto Rico Students Prep to Spend a Semester at Cornell Cornell Chronicle| January 19, 2018
- North Carolina Teacher Is Changing the Lives of Her ESL Students — and Their FamiliesPeople| January 19, 2018
- “Juntos” Program Prepares Hispanic Students and Their Families for a Future EducationWQAD (IL)| January 19, 2018
- Why 'Legal Immigration' Doesn't Apply to Early Immigrants to the U.S.NPR| January 19, 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.