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Bridge Event
Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners in Elementary and Middle School
November 6, 2014

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The English Language Learners Alliance invited two coauthors of the new Institute of Education Sciences Practice Guide “Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners in Elementary and Middle School,” to present on the Guide’s recommendations at a daylong Bridge Event in Hartford. Drs. Michael Kieffer and C. Patrick Proctor addressed four recommendations for teaching complex content to English learners while they simultaneously build proficiency in a second language. 

Blog: English Learners Bridge Event Draws 100 to Hartford

Featured Presenters

Moderator

Breakout Facilitators

  • Maria Brisk, PhD, Professor, Boston College
  • Mark Driscoll, PhD, Managing Project Director, Education Development Center
  • Elizabeth MacDonald, Literacy Coach, the Hurley School, Boston, MA
  • Johanna Nikula, Project Director, Education Development Center
  • Sara Zrike, Teacher Leader, the Hurley School, Boston, MA

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