Skip to main content

Secondary ELA Professional Development

Past Offerings - Please note, links below are available for information 
purposes.

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, language, 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.