Working with English Language Learners

Dates: 
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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Event Location: 
Minnesota Literacy Council
700 Raymond Avenue
Suite 180
Saint Paul,, MN 55114

Working with English Language Learners is a one-time, 2.5-hour workshop that prepares volunteer tutors and community members to become reading tutors for children in grades K-12. Come pick up some strategies for helping English Language Learners in the classroom or in after-school programs! The workshop will cover:

  • Background information about student populations in the Twin Cities
  • General best practices for working with English Language Learners
  • Strategies for helping English Language Learners with reading and writing
  • Activities for developing oral language

 

Accommodations:
The Minnesota Literacy Council is committed to providing access for people of all abilities to our trainings and events. To request special accommodations, please contact Julia at jmaiuri@mnliteracy.org or 651-251-9059 at least two weeks in advance.