Providing Practical Speaking & Reading Strategies for Multilingual Learners – Grades 6-12

Open to: Middle School Teachers, High School teachers, English Teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: Lydia Stack will present numerous practical reading strategies that support our Multilingual Learners. Mrs. Stack will offer an array of strategies that will help students build reading comprehension, access complex texts and increase academic vocabulary. The day will conclude with YA author, Jason Reynolds who has written All American Boys, Ghost, Long Way Down and more. Participants will receive several of Jason Reynolds’ books. This session is specifically for teachers who have a common branch or ELA teaching license and provide reading instruction to ELLs in their classrooms.

Key dates: Thursday, February 7, 2019, 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Location: NYC DOE – Bayard Rustin Campus (bldg. name carved above door reads ‘Strauben Muller Textile HS’) 351 West 18th Street (btwn 8th & 9th Ave.), School Auditorium New York, NY 10011

Registration Deadline date: Thursday, January 31.

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