6. How can teachers facilitate the development of academic English for ELLs?
7. What do teachers need to keep in mind as they raise the learning expectations for
students who are not as confident in their capabilities as learners?
Teachers need to
keep in mind that they need to:
Identify an appropriate level of challenge; Create multiple
opportunities for practice and feedback; Teach effective study strategies (PISA, 2003).
What are some ways that educators can simultaneously have high expectations of
their students and acknowledge their individual needs?
- Know and respect your
students; Offer your students flexibility, variety and choice; Be a reflective practitioner
10. What are some strategic approaches to using group learning in the classroom?
11. What are some ways to incorporate complex problem solving in basic-skills