TCHERS' VOICE: English Language Learners

TCHERS' VOICE / Differentiation

Monster Match: Using Art to Improve Writing

By Brett Bigham
November 15, 2018

Every elementary teacher knows the power of good illustrations within a book. During our early reading days, when books are often more pictures than words, we learn to look at the drawings and pictures to

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TCHERS' VOICE / Social Justice & Equity

Un-Columbus Day

By Ali Michael
October 03, 2018

Tips for how you can reframe Columbus Day in a creative way to decenter Columbus and celebrate a more inclusive, accurate historical narrative.

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TCHERS' VOICE / Differentiation

Word of the Day

By Brett Bigham
September 10, 2018

In a classroom where language takes center stage, a student dealing with communication issues or dyslexia can find themselves completely lost. In this post, 2014 Oregon TOY Brett Bigham adapts Madeline Noonan's "Word of the

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TCHERS' VOICE / English Language Learners

Collaborating for Language Learners: Starting The School Year On The Right Note

By Sarah Ottow and Sarah Said
September 04, 2018

Start your year off on a good note by developing supportive, collaborative, working relationships with your colleagues.

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TCHERS' VOICE / English Language Learners

Content, Language, & Literacy Instruction for SIFE with Developing Literacy

By Virginia Skrelja and Suzanna Mcnamara
August 31, 2018

Four videos work together to show how to maximize learning and build independence for a subset of English Language Learners who face many challenges in US secondary schools.

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