Council of the Great City Schools Annual Fall Conference

Gabriela Uro
Oct 31, 2013 / 10:45 AM to 12:15 PM PDT

Partner districts and colleagues of Understanding Language will present a session titled, "Language, Literacy, and Learning: Providing Access to ELs for the New Standards" on Thursday morning, October 31, 2013 at the Council of the Great City Schools' 57th Fall Conference in Albuquerque, N.M., hosted by Albuquerque Public Schools. EL leaders from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (Lindsey Fults), Oakland Unified School District (Nicole Knight), Chicago Public Schools (Elizabeth Cardenas-Lopez), Los Angeles Unified Public Schools (Hilda Maldonado), Denver Public Schools (Helen Butts), and Gabriela Uro (Council of the Great City Schools) will discuss district-level strategies that have accelerated the academic achievement for ELs in their respective districts.

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