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Implementing Standards-Based Instruction for English Learners

  English Language Arts/Literacy – Week 1
Experience a model English language arts (ELA)/literacy lesson designed for ELs based on the Gettysburg Address. Explore assorted research-based, instructional activities to engage ELs in the content and promote language development.
  Week 2
Engage in hands-on activities to apply Week 1 teachings to ESL or ABE/ASE lessons with support from our SIA 2.0 coaches. Practice critiquing and then strengthening those lessons.
  Mathematics – Week 3
Experience a model mathematics lesson designed for ELs that focuses on the critical content of ratio and rate reasoning within a real-world context. Explore a sequence of research-based, instructional activities to engage ELs in robust levels of discourse and reasoning about content.