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Secondary ELA Professional Development

Flier for the Reading in Your Subject Area for New Teacher, Secondary Literacies Alignment (SLA)

Reading in Your Subject Area for New Teachers

Secondary Literacies Alignment (SLA) establishes a coherent approach to literacy instruction within an integrated ELD context. Learn not-so-difficult-to-implement reading routines that simultaneously build content knowledge and skills in comprehension, collaboration, meaning making, and communication.




Flier for the Teaching Foundational Literacy Skills to English Learner Newcomers in Secondary Classrooms on May 21, 2018.

Teaching Foundational Literacy Skills to English Learner Newcomers in Secondary Classrooms

English learners in grades 6-12, face challenges in our schools because of the linguistic and cognitive demands of secondary grades. These foundational reading skills contribute to students’ ability to independently engage with and use printed language for academic and personal purposes.



Flier for the Secondary Literacies Alignment for New Teachers

Secondary Literacies Alignment: Building Reading Capacity in Each and Every Student in Each and Every Class

Secondary Literacies Alignment (SLA) establishes a coherent approach to reading and writing instruction within an integrated ELD context. In this workshop, middle and high school teachers of science, history/social science, English and technical subjects will learn not-so-difficult-to-implement reading routines that simultaneously build content knowledge and skills in comprehension, collaboration, meaning making, and communication.


Find Expository Reading and Writing detail here.jpgExpository Reading and Writing (ERWC), Grades 7-12

Develop students' ability to integrate knowledge from complex expository texts into reading, writing, listening/speaking, and language. Understand the way in which ERWC methodology and materials are aligned to Common Core and engage in collegial professional learning.