Supporting English Learners in the Elementary Classroom - An Introduction
a 5 hour course
Are you just getting started with teaching English learners? Are you coaching other teachers and need a few fresh ideas? Do you need a quick refresher to stay on track?
This 5 hours course cover the basics of getting started on a path to success with English learners. In Module 1, you will learn about language development and best practices for making content accessible to English learners. In Module 2, you will learn about analyzing the linguistic demand of a task and incorporating language development across the school day. Your course facilitator will be just an email away for coaching as you implement the new ideas in your classroom.
Complete a course study guide and receive a certificate for 5 hours of professional learning!
Kelly is the founder of English Learner Portal and has 25 years of experience in public education settings (MD, PA, VA, NC) including consultant, ESL program coordinator, school administrator, instructional specialist, & teacher. She is a WIDA Licensed Consultant and a recipient of the TESOL ELT Leadership Management Certificate. She provides consulting and professional development services in the WIDA Standards Framework & Assessments, meeting the needs of English learners across the curriculum, early literacy & language development, program evaluation, curriculum development, & long range program planning. Kelly holds a Master's degree in Instructional Systems Development & certification in Elementary Education, Spanish, ESOL, & Administration.