Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners: July 23

Louisville, KY


Elementary and middle school practitioners who work with English learner students. School/district teams are encouraged!

Learn about:

  • Four research-based recommendations from the IES Practice Guide Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners in Elementary and Middle School.
  • Strategies for implementing the recommendations in the classroom.
  • Dr. Michael Kieffer, Associate Professor of Literacy Education, New York University
  • Dr. C. Patrick Proctor, Associate Professor of Literacy and Bilingualism, Boston College
  • From Jefferson County Public Schools:
    • Dr. Eli Beardsley
    • Ms. Carmen Cripps
    • Dr. Jayne Kraemer
    • Ms. Tracy Madryga
    • Ms. Dyan Ogbe
    • Dr. Mary Beth Stevens
    • Ms. Amy Whitehead