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Connecting Communities through Our Languages, Cultures, and Stories

Forty-two Years of Educational Excellence for English Learners & Biliteracy for All

March 29 - April 1, 2017

Anaheim Marriott and Hilton Hotels
Anaheim, California 

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Friday, March 31 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Framework for Biliteracy: Teaching for Cross-Linguistic Transfer

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Instruction in a bilingual or dual language context demands a comprehensive understanding of overarching principles, patterns and paradigms for designing curriculum, planning lessons, selecting strategies and utilizing instructional materials to maximize students' biliteracy potential and cross-cultural competencies. Standards-based lesson planning through text analysis, intentional cross-linguistic instruction and strategies will be demonstrated.

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Lucia Garcia

Dual Language Teacher, Encinitas Union School District
Dual Language teacher with a passion for teaching and learning. I enjoy developing questions about my teaching and adapting best practices through Action Research. I am an advocate for quality materials and supports for teachers so that they can have the tools necessary to best... Read More →
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Jill Kerper Mora

Emerita, San Diego State University
Jill Kerper Mora is Associate Professor Emerita from the School of Teacher Education at San Diego State University. Dr. Mora’s career as a biliteracy educator began in Texas where she was an elementary bilingual teacher, a secondary Spanish teacher at a Catholic middle school. She... Read More →
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Silvia Dorta-Duque de Reyes

National Biliteracy Consultant, National Biliteracy Consultant, Author
Silvia Dorta-Duque de Reyes is well known for her contributions in the areas of curriculum design, ELD, Spanish Language Arts, Professional Development and Parent Involvement.Her area of expertise is biliteracy with a focus on academic writing and the organization of instruction for... Read More →

Friday March 31, 2017 10:30am - 11:45am PDT
Marriott Room: Platinum 2