Language Learning: The Key to Unlocking New Standards for ELLs

11:30am - 12:15pm PDT

Convention Center Room 3B

Presented at: TESOL 2017

The presenters describe social constructivist theories of language learning and how these inform pedagogy under the Common Core and other college- and career-readiness standards. Innovative instructional approaches are described in relation to both theories of language learning and current research on effective instruction of ELLs in content-area classrooms.