QTEL SUMMER INSTITUTES
BUILDING THE BASE, LITERACY:
Supporting High Quality Education for Newcomers in Grades 6-12
To develop educator expertise in the design and implementation of high-challenge and high-support instruction for Newcomer and beginning level English Learners.
Experience and reflect on sound and enticing pedagogical exemplars designed for beginning ESL level students
Explore how to support newly arrived English Learners through quality interactions and collaboration.
Learn to apprentice students into generative academic practices with a focus on multiliteracies integrating the four skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing
Learn how to amplify rather than simplify their invitations for students to engage in productive activity
Design rigorous lessons in three moments which support students’ simultaneous development of conceptual, analytic and language practices.