ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership

Maria Santos and Nicole Knight
Oct 31, 2014 / 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM PDT

Join Nicole Knight of Oakland Unified School District and Maria Santos, co-chair and senior advisor for leadership for Understanding Language in their session titled, "Understanding Language: Accelerating Language and Content Learning for ELLs"  They will be part of ASCD's 2014 Conference on Educational Leadership in Orlando, Florida. The presenters will discuss the knowledge and resources that support students' evolving linguistic needs as the Oakland Unified School District implements the new Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards. The presentation will demonstrate ways to develop and support students' English language proficiency in the context of content instruction and discuss ways in which districts and schools can support this collaboration.

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