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Welcome to BLC17! We hope you have an amazing experience! Mark the dates: BLC18 will be here in Boston July 22, 2018 through July 27, 2018!
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Thursday, July 27 • 11:45am - 12:50pm
Salva - Refugees? Under-Schooled Learners? Boost Everyone's Achievement

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Come learn practical ideas to capitalize on gifts of your newcomers. They are not a deficit... your language learners and the answer! Recent classroom video will be shared to model use of free technology tools to engage all learners, break down language barriers and boost everyone's achievement. You don't have to be a tech-whiz to be an innovative educator. Come learn ways to make learning relevant and empower your students to be agents of change.

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Carol L Salva

Refugee/Newcomer Teacher and ESL Consultant, Spring Branch ISD & Seidlitz Education
HS Teacher, ESL Consultant and the coauthor of #BoostingAchievement. My area of specialization is finding ways innovative ways to level the playing field for under-schooled learners. I enjoy using my background in ELAR 7-12, Bilingual Education and Special Education to bring pra... Read More →

Thursday July 27, 2017 11:45am - 12:50pm
Clarendon Boston Park Plaza
  • BLC Strand Nurturing Creativity, Curiosity, Empathy and Courage
  • Intended Audience High School
  • Session Level All