Professional Development

MLL Professional Development Articles

MLL Professional Development activities for potential cold weather school cancelations.

PDF Translanguaging Guide for Educators   --  This guide was developed by CUNY-NYSIEB, a collaborative project of the Research Institute for the Study of Language in Urban Society (RISLUS) and the Ph.D. Program in Urban Education at the Graduate Center.
PDF Race Ethnicity and Education   --  Whose culture has capital? A critical race theory discussion of community cultural wealth
PDF Educational Research and Evaluation: An International Journal on Theory and Practice   --  Translanguaging: origins and development from school to street and beyond
PDF Educational Research and Evaluation: An International Journal on Theory and Practice   --  Translanguaging: developing its conceptualisation and contextualisation
PDF Entanglements of Altruism, Whiteness, and Deficit Thinking: Preservice Teachers Working with English Language Learners of Color   --  This study examined the altruistic motivations of nine white, female preservice teachers who spent one semester tutoring ELLs of Mexican origin.
PDF Transforming Deficit Myths About Learning, Language, and Culture   --  This article puts to rest the deficit myths about "at risk" children and proposes alternative ways of seeing the strengths they bring...
PDF Pathologizing the Language and Culture of Poor Children   --  This article will help teachers resist deficit discourses that pathologize the language and culture of children living in poverty.
PDF Translanguaging in Today's Classrooms: A Biliteracy Lens   --  ... Drawing on ethnographic data from two different educational contexts, we argue via a continua of biliteracy lens that the welcoming of translanguaging in classrooms is not onl necessary, but desirable educational practice...
PDF Focusing Formative Assessment on the Needs of English Language Learners   --  In this paper, we examine how formative assessment can enhance the teaching and learning of ELL students in particular
PDF Understanding Language: Language, Literacy and Learning in the Content Areas   --  What Does Text Complexity Mean for English Learners and Language Minority Students?
PDF Understanding Language: Language, Literacy, and Learning in the Content Areas   --  Language and the Common Core State Standards

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