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2014 Conference

May 8–9, 2014

Framingham, MA

MATSOL 2014 Conference: Online Program

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Finding Common Threads: Guidelines for Special Education Referrals for ELLs

Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 9:00 AM–9:45 AM EDT
Grande South
Session Abstract

Let us look at procedures from the national, state, and district level for referring ELLs to special education. Join us to discover a method to include existing data about students and gather new data to inform the referral process. Including socioemotional, background, and academic information ensures a more equitable policy.

Session Type

Invited Speaker

Session Length

Practice-Oriented Presentation (45 minutes)

Elementary Educators
Secondary Educators
Program Administrators
Teacher Educators
Topic Strand

Specific Populations (ELLs with disabilities, SLIFE, etc)

Lead Presenter

Soraia Junkoski, MA, CAGS, NCSP, Framingham Public Schools
Biographical Statement

Soraia Junkoski, MA, CAGS, NCSP, is a School Psychologist in Framingham Public Schools.



Leah Brennan, MS, Framingham Public Schools
Biographical Statement

Leah Brennan, MS, is a School Psychology Intern at Framingham Public Schools.

Session Materials