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2014 Conference

May 8–9, 2014

Framingham, MA

MATSOL 2014 Conference: Online Program

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3 "Ls" ELLs Need: Learning, Language and Literacy Initiative

Friday, May 9, 2014 at 2:30 PM–3:15 PM EDT
Session Abstract

The 3”Ls” approach ­enables students to build academic language through complex texts and tasks to align to CCSS instructional shifts and to increase academic rigor for ELLs across content areas. This seesion presents the implementation plan, professional development model, on-site support for lab-sites, and capacity building across school teams.

Session Length

Practice-Oriented Presentation (45 minutes)

Elementary Educators
Secondary Educators
Program Administrators
Teacher Educators
Topic Strand

Best Practices in Instruction

Lead Presenter

Farah Assiraj, Boston Public Schools
Biographical Statement

Farah Assiraj is the Senior Director for Research and Instruction at the Office of English Language Learners, Boston Public Schools.