2024 QTEL SUMMER INSTITUTES
BUILDING THE BASE: SECONDARY LITERACY
English Language Arts and Secondary Literacy teachers in grades 6-12 that want to engage English Learners in rigorous content while developing their academic language practices.
To develop teacher expertise to understand and enact the theory and practice of providing English Learners with high challenge, high support content instruction.
You will learn to:
Understand the ever-shifting context against which education takes place and what it means to provide English Learners with opportunities that develop their potential to become critical, productive citizens
Engage in disciplinary lesson exemplars that provide high expectations coupled with high support
Designing well-scaffolded lessons that address key standards
Develop students’ academic uses of English in the disciplines