Making Content Texts Comprehensible for Multilingual Learners
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Making Content Texts Comprehensible for Multilingual Learners
Presented by: Beth Skelton
Thursday, October 06, 2022 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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About the Session:

Target Audience: Gr 3-12 teachers, educational assistants, parents, administrators,  and guidance counsellors are encouraged to attend.

This experiential session provides strategies for making content texts more comprehensible for multilingual learners at all stages of language development. You will leave the interactive workshop with a toolbox of supports and scaffolds you can implement right away.  

About the Presenter(s):
Beth Skelton

has over 30 years of experience as a language educator and holds a Master’s Degree in Multicultural Teacher Education. She has worked with early childhood, elementary, middle, high school and adult language learners in rural, urban, suburban, and international school settings. Beth currently provides professional development, coaching, and consulting with schools around the world focused on providing equitable education for multilingual learners.

Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

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Registration Notes:

This session will be recorded and available to all registrants for 30 days after the session occurs.

The session will occur in MOUNTAIN TIME.

Beth Skelton