Month: February 2012

My recent article on RTI and how to address the needs of ELL within the model

Please visit the The Journal of Multiculturalism in Education Volume 7 (December 2011) 1 Response to Intervention for English Learners This article describes a framework for using Response to Intervention (RTI) with students who are English Learners (ELs). It examines the characteristics of these students; defines the RTI process; and then outlines how schools can…

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Keeping your second language alive

This newest article on how to keep a second language alive offers some good ideas for children and adults to engage in activities that will support and grow a second language that is not used very much—http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/life-bilingual/201202/keeping-language-alive Coincidently, this week I had a conversation with one of the schools I work with on strategies to…

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White House Initiative on Education Excellence for Hispanics– PARTICIPATE

Status Update By White House Initiative on Education Excellence for Hispanics Twitter Town Hall meeting with Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at 3 p.m. EST. We’ll be listening to you via @HispanicEd. You can also keep up with the webpage http://www2.ed.gov/about/inits/list/hispanic-initiative/index.html Advocate, participate, aks and support!

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