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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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Learning Lessons in Collaborative Education- Teachers learning from students

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

This presentation reports on collaborative learning in a professional development series that is social justice-oriented for international students and their teachers. We discuss how "problem students" become resources. A collaborative effort between a university teacher educator-researcher  and teachers  offers for site-based learning that affects students' academic and social progress.

Session Type

Interactive Workshop (90 minutes)

Topic Strand

Professional Development and Teacher Education

Education Sector

Private Language Schools

PK-12 Focus
Middle School
High School


Theresa Y. Austin, University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Dawn LaRochelle, MacDuffie School