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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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Thursday, March 30 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Literacy Squared: A New Generation Biliteracy Program

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This presentation will present and discuss the Literacy Squared Biliteracy Program in detail. The presentation will discuss: 1) Components of Literacy Squared; 2) The comprehensive biliteracy framework; 3) Unique instructional features of the program (oracy, metalinguistic development and connecting language environments; and 4) Assessment strategies that value developing biliteracy. The session will be interactive and time will be allocated for questions and answers.

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Kathy Escamilla

University of Colorado, Boulder
Dr. Kathy Escamilla is a Professor of Education in the division of Social, Bilingual and Multicultural Foundations. Dr. Escamilla’s research centers on educational issues related to Spanish-speaking language minority students in U.S. schools. She is specifically interested in issues... Read More →

Thursday March 30, 2017 10:30am - 11:45am PDT
Marriott Room: Grand Ballroom F