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Supporting Dual Language Learners

Next Date: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 -
9:00am to 4:00pm

810 First St. NE
Eighth Floor, Room 806

Units/Clock Hours: 6 Professional Learning Units

Description: During this session teachers will learn how to use The Creative Curriculum® for Preschool and GOLD® to address the needs of children who are learning English as a second language. After becoming familiar with basic theories of second language acquisition in young children, teachers will explore strategies for supporting children’s acquisition of English while supporting their home language development, assessing children who speak a home language other than English, and building effective and respectful partnerships with families.

Register by web

Sponsor(s): OSSE and Teaching Strategies

Audience: Infant, toddler, and preschool teachers, assistant teachers and directors

Core Knowledge Area: Curriculum