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RVIS Webinar: Building Vocabulary for Elementary Multilingual Learners

  • 1.  RVIS Webinar: Building Vocabulary for Elementary Multilingual Learners

    Posted 27-09-2022 12:41 AM

    Hello all,

    Apologies for cross posting, but I would like to let any interested people know about our upcoming Reading and Vocabulary Interest Section webinar.

    Title: Building Vocabulary for Elementary Multilingual Learners
    When: Oct 4, 2022 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM (ET)
    Description:
    So many words, so little time! In this interactive virtual session, you will experience and practice at least ten practical, research-based strategies for building academic vocabulary for elementary multilingual learners. You will leave with the rationale and tools necessary for choosing which words to teach and concrete strategies for how to teach them.
    Presenter:
    Beth Skelton has over 30 years of experience as a language educator and holds a Master's Degree in Multicultural Teacher Education. She has worked with early childhood, elementary, middle, high school, and adult language learners in rural, urban, suburban, and international school settings. Beth currently serves on the CoTESOL board and provides professional development, coaching, and consulting with schools around the world focused on providing equitable education for multilingual learners.

    Online Instructions:
    Please follow the link below in advance and register for smooth access on the day.


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    Thomas E. Bieri
    Deputy Director, Center for Int'l. Affairs, Nanzan University, Japan
    Associate Member, Extensive Reading Foundation
    Chair, TESOL RV-IS
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