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Region VII Conference Best Results for English Learners

    11/06/2018 08:00:00

  • Location: Fresno
  • Address: Fresno Convention Center, 700 M Street

A ROAD TO EL EXCELLENCE

Best Results, Region VII’s annual conference dedicated to the achievement of dual language learners, offers a professional learning experience grounded in research and best practices! This year’s keynote and content breakout sessions will align to the principles of California’s groundbreaking new EL Roadmap policy, and will highlight system and classroom practices to support the needs of dual language learners and ELD implementation from early childhood into K-16:

  • Principle One: Assets-Oriented and Needs Responsive Schools
  • Principle Two: Intellectual Quality of Instruction and Meaningful Access
  • Principle Three: System Conditions that Support Effectiveness
  • Principle Four: Alignment and Articulation Within and Across Systems
PreK-12 breakout sessions will address:

  • Multilingual programs
  • Robust ELD instruction
  • UDL & MTSS for ELs
  • EL advocacy, access, and equity
  • Dual language in ECE settings
  • Integrated ELD in content areas
  • Technology for ELs
  • State initiatives for language learning
Tonya Ward Singer, 2018 Best Results keynote, is an author, poet, educator, and international consultant dedicated to helping K-12 educators transform teaching for equity and EL achievement. Tonya believes in “stretching the limits of literacy and language learning in schools” and leveraging both to help students find their voices. Tonya is the author of EL Excellence Every Day: The Flip-to Guide for Differentiating Academic Literacy and Opening Doors to Equity.

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