What School Leaders Need to Know About English Learners
What School Leaders Need to Know About English Learners

What School Leaders Need to Know About English Learners

FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY

128 Pages, 7 x 10

Formats: Paperback

Paperback, $39.95 (US $39.95) (CA $53.95)

Publication Date: September 2016

ISBN 9781942799849

Price: $39.95
 
 

Overview

School leaders have the unique opportunity and responsibility to play a crucial role in creating a culture of high expectations and an environment of support so that English language learners can succeed and continue to enrich the fabric of our country. What School Leaders Need to Know About English Learners offers school leaders the foundation, the ideas, and the strategies to not only improve outcomes for English language learners, but to create rich multicultural and multilingual school environments which benefit all students. This book equips school leaders with effective, research-based strategies and best practices to help both ESOL and content-area teachers succeed in their roles. Includes a Professional Development Guide and a rich array of "Grab and Go" online resources. Copublished with National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).

Author Biography

Jan E. Dormer, Ed. D., has extensive experience working with English learners and teachers in diverse countries and contexts. An immigrant language learner herself at age ten, Jan adds personal experience to her expertise in K-12 ELL education. Jan teaches in the graduate TESOL program at Messiah College, in Pennsylvania.