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2014 Conference

May 8–9, 2014

Framingham, MA

MATSOL 2014 Conference: Online Program

Refresh • Reflect • Renew

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Cultural Competency: Where are you along the continuum?

Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 4:30 PM–5:15 PM EDT
Session Abstract

Teacher reflection should be the starting point of any teacher training and on-going professional development.  Being a culturally competent facilitator for English language learners will be the focus of this presentation, a skill that will be described in detail with examples, resources and an opportunity for discussion.   

Session Length

Research-Oriented Presentation (45 minutes)


All Audiences

Topic Strand

Professional Development/Teacher Education

Lead Presenter

Ms. Lavette L Coney, BA & MA, The Fessenden School
Biographical Statement

Lavette Coney (BA in anthropology and MA in TESOL) has been a department Co-Chair for English Language Learners at The Fessenden School for thirteen years and has 26 years of experience "teaching".