Panel: Best Practices for English Learners: Exploring Standards-Based Instruction

4:15 - 5:30pm

Sheraton/Beacon B Room, Third Floor

Presented at: NCTE Annual Convention

The panel explores standards-based instruction for English learners (ELs). Topics include: implications of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for ELs; the SIOP Model for meeting the CCSS for ELs; definitions of academic language and literacy for ELs; and, EL science instruction using the CCSS and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).

Presentations and presenters:

  • Academic Language and Literacy for English Learners in Secondary English Class -Annie Duguay
  • Supporting the Academic Language Demands of Common Core with SIOP -Jennifer Gisi Himmel
  • Common Questions about the Common Core and English Learners: Addressing Teachers' Concerns -Lindsey Massoud