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Teaching for Biliteracy 2-Day Fall Institute, Klein, Texas

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Klein Multipurpose Center

7500 FM 2920

Klein, Texas 77379

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Teaching for Biliteracy 2-Day Fall Institute, Klein, Texas

Join biliteracy educators from across the country in:

  • An overview of the strategic use of Spanish and English and teaching for biliteracy in late exit transitional bilingual programs, dual language programs, and one-way and two-way immersion programs
  • Best practices in teaching Spanish and English literacy
  • Strategies that support translanguaging, making cross-linguistic connections and the Bridge between languages
  • Instructional practices specific to teaching language, literacy and content in each language
  • Biliteracy unit framework (BUF) for developing and delivering standards-based bilingual units of instruction that integrate the teaching of language and content
  • Programmatic and curricular structures for supporting biliteracy instruction

Target Audience:

This institute is designed for teams of educators – including classroom teachers, special education teachers, instructional coaches, school based administrators, central office admininistrators, and others – responsible for providing and supporting literacy and content in two languages. The institute will focus on curricular and programmatic structures, strategies, and instruction to support students in dual language, two-way immersion, one-way immersion, and late exit transitional bilingual programs.

Level of familiarity:

Introduction and overview - building understanding and awareness of the elements of teaching for biliteracy

Grade levels: K-8

Language(s): This session will be conducted primarily in English, with some examples in Spanish

A personalized ticked is required for each attendee, so please make sure to have the following information available before beginning the registration process:

  • name
  • district
  • position and grade level
  • type of language acquisition program

Please note that that all sales are final. We only accept on-line payment via credit card. If your district would like to pay via PO or check, please contact us at teachingforbiliteracy@gmail.com. Registration is on a first come, first served basis, and will close when the maximum has been reached.

Thank you, and we hope to see you there.

Center for Teaching for Biliteracy Team

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Klein Multipurpose Center

7500 FM 2920

Klein, Texas 77379

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