QTEL SUMMER INSTITUTES
Promoting Equity for Long Term English Learners
To develop educator expertise to design and implement high-challenge and high-support instruction for 6th-12th grade long-term English Learners.
Understand how to develop long-term English Learners’ capacity to read, discuss, and write about a wide variety of genres and content areas
Learn how to build enticing, challenging, and deliberately supported opportunities to develop their oracy
Develop expertise in engaging long-term English Learners in close and careful reading of texts by participating in authentic performance tasks
Engage students in critical, motivating writing
Use the QTEL approach to design lessons unit that incorporate multiple scaffolding tasks that accelerate the overall development of long-term English Learners