Promoting the Academic and Linguistic Success of Long-Term ELs

10:00am - 12:45pm

Convention Center, Ballroom C3

This academic session focuses on long-term English learners (LTELs). Experts address the following topics: identification of LTELs; best instructional practices for their academic success and language development; legal and policy issues affecting LTELs, including DREAM Act eligibility; community and family engagement; and maximizing the bilingual assets of LTELs.