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2019 Conference

May 28–31, 2019

Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center, Framingham MA

MATSOL 2019 Conference Online Program

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Empowering ELs by Turning the Tables: Students Teaching Teachers

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM EDT add to calendar
Middlesex West
Session Abstract

Teachers have the expertise of teaching; EL students have the expertise of learning a second language. This interactive presentation will explain the model one high school has implemented to harness the potential of both to create an afterschool program where EL students teach the teachers how to speak Spanish. 

Session Type

Interactive Workshop (90 minutes)

Topic Strand

Culturally Responsive Teaching

Education Sector

PK-12 Education

PK-12 Focus
High School
Summer/After-school Programs
Newcomer Programs


Sarah Harrington, Chelsea High School
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