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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 • 4:45pm - 6:00pm
Meaningful Academic Vocabulary Development for English Learners in an Interactive, Science Classroom

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This interactive, hand-on workshop will focus on and elicit the use of academic vocabulary to describe scientific concepts through the use of dynamic, sensory interactions and realia use. The understanding of vocabulary in an interactive, purposeful way has been proven to lead to the acquisition of science concepts in grades K-12. This workshop will demonstrate model lessons to pique student curiosity and trigger their desire to learn academic English in a science classroom!

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Zandra Galvan

Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services, Gonzales Unified School District
I've been a passionate educator for 23 years and have had the privilege to work with English learners and their families during my service as a classroom teacher, academic coach, director of curriculum & instruction and now as an Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services with... Read More →
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Erica Lee

Assistant Principal, Gonzales USD
I've been an elementary and middle school educator for 17 years. I recently earned my M.A. Ed. and Administrative Services Credential. I am passionate about creating a school climate/culture where students feel they are valued as members of a school family, and educators embrace their... Read More →

Julie Stephens-Carrillo

TOSA, Gonzales USD

Friday March 31, 2017 4:45pm - 6:00pm PDT
Marriott Room: Orange County 1