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Literacy and Content Instruction That Supports Language Development
February 27, 2024
1:00 - 4:00 p.m. ET
$79.00 members ILA Members | $119.00 nonmembers (includes annual membership)
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Full Webinar Description: For decades, assessment data has painted a concerning picture of students’ reading comprehension, revealing that traditional approaches have fallen short in raising proficient readers. However, research demonstrates that integrated content and literacy approaches have a significant impact over typical instruction in both vocabulary and comprehension outcomes in elementary school.
In this ILA Intensive hosted by Sonia Cabell, speakers will focus on how content-rich approaches, which often integrate science and social studies with oral language instruction, improve students’ language development in the early grades and offer ideas for classroom application.
Through sessions from keynote Susan B. Neuman and featured speakers HyeJin Hwang, Jackie Relyea, and Tanya S. Wright, participants will understand
Your registration gives you access to both the live event and the on-demand recording, which will be available to you through August 27, 2024.