Education Interrupted: SLIFE
Many schools have experienced waves of enrollment that include students with limited or siginificantly interrupted education. Look in depth at the issues causing the limited educational opportunities, and what push and pull factors are bringing these students to the US and Canada. Explore culturally and linguistically appropriate strategies to address the academic and non-academic needs of this student group.
Explore the differences between first and second language literacy development, considerations for addressing literacy gaps for students, and strategies for growing students from where they are.