By removing the common barriers that your students struggle with as they learn to read, audiobooks can be a very powerful tool to support their fluency and comprehension skills while they’re still working on those underlying foundational elements. Here are some reasons why you should start using audiobooks for ELA instruction and some tips and resources to get you started.
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Unfortunately, it's not uncommon for parents of ELL students to feel intimidated or discouraged from becoming actively engaged with their children's education due to language barriers or other cultural differences. We know that you have a lot of things on your plate, so we gathered several resources to help you find ways to encourage your ELL parents to engage more.
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Edmentum’s September Webinars: Formative Assessments with Study Island and The Importance of Play in the Classroom
The next Edmentum Educator Summit will be held at our Richardson, TX office on November 7-8, 2019. During the conference, we will focus on key educational themes that have been identified by our awesome Network members. Attendees share insights, learn about key initiatives and work directly with Edmentum teams to brainstorm solutions and drive development on these classroom top topics.
We’ve assembled our best resources when it comes to the parts of being a teacher that you may not have learned about in college—classroom management, setting up your classroom for success, unique teaching strategies to try, professional development, and tips straight from our community of professional educators on Facebook.