San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
“Critical to the education of English language learners… is a curriculum where all students, including EL learners, are afforded the opportunities to think creatively, transform information, engage in inquiry-oriented activity, and construct their own understandings through participating in substantive conversations and, critically, are given the scaffolding and support to be successful.” Pauline Gibbons – English Learners Academic Literacy and Thinking
Join the teacher leaders of GVWP as they share their research-based approaches for teaching English Learners. Demonstrations feature:
Social interaction as the foundation of student language development.
ELL instruction that integrates listening, speaking, reading, and writing across all disciplines
Writing to increase comprehension and improve student engagement in content areas.
Technology approaches and tools that build confident mature writers.
Teaching forms of writing aligned with CA Common Core standards.
Saturday October 25, 2014
8:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.
California State University, Stanislaus
Demergrasso- Bava Hall,
1 University Circle, Turlock
Unit: Credit hours from the symposium may be applied to the future purchase of a unit from CSU Stanislaus Extended Education by attending at least four of the Writing Matters Super Saturday Seminars.
Registration and payment information:
$40 registration fee
FREE for student teachers and interns.
Call our office 667-3490 for registration assistance.
When & Where
Great Valley Writing Project
“Writing today is not a frill for the few, but an essential skill for the many.”
--National Commission on Writing in America’s Schools and Colleges