2020 ELL Collaborative Summer Academy
Tue, July 14 from 9:30am - 4:00pm CST



Note: Because this is a virtual conference we are unable to issue certificates for participation for PD Credit.

Morning Session (9:30 AM - 11:00 AM CST)
TNDOE Panel – Jan Lanier, Nancy Williams, Joann Runion
Q&A (11:00 AM - 11:30AM CST)

Afternoon Session (1:30 PM - 4:00 PM CST)
Joseph Whinery – District Framework for Remote Learning
Rachel Counce – Virtual Learning in Rural Districts for English Learners
Luke Dickerson – Meeting the Needs of the Whole Child with Special Considerations for English Learniers
Dr. Graciela Arroyo-Stewart – Parental Resources
Q&A Following Each Presenter


Mornign Session Documents
    Provisional English Learner Identification Procedure.pptx
    Provisional English Learner Identification Procedure.pdf

Afternoon Session Documents
Resource from Joseph Whinery
    SOLOM Teacher Observation.docx
    A Plan to Implement the Provisional English Learner Identification Procedure.pptx
    Whinery.pdf
Resource from Rachel Counce
    Virtual Learning in Rural Districts for English Learners.pptx
    Rachel Counce Resource.docx
Resource from Luke Dickerson
    Meeting the Needs of the Whole Child with Special Considerations for English Learners.pptx
Resource from Dr. Graciela Arroyo-Stewart
    Parental Resources.pptx

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The ELL Collaborative @ MTSU offers Professional Development for educators working with English Learners - ESL teachers, General Education teachers, administrators, coordinators, directors in schools and districts in Tennessee. Entering its fourth year, the ELL Collaborative has served educators in 47 school districts across Tennessee.

The ELL Collaborative is part of a broader professional development initiative known as the PK-12 Collaborative @ MTSU and sponsored by the Center for Educational Media in MTSU’s College of Education.


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