Subgroups Within Subgroups: ELs With Specialized Needs and Backgrounds – Secondary Schools

9:30 - 11:15am PDT

Convention Center Room 303

Presented at: TESOL 2017

In this panel presentation, presenters address varied perspectives on specialized student populations. Topics include: broad considerations and theoretical approaches to teaching SLIFEs; specific classroom-based strategies for newcomer students’ access to texts; the establishment of newcomer centers for refugee students; implementation of RTI for secondary ELs; and, the specialized needs of long-term ELs.