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Brain-based Literacy Strategies to Support ESL Students (Part 1)

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Overview

Session Description:
Each student is different in the way that he or she learns, so it is important to use different techniques in your teaching practice to appeal to a wide variety of learners and their needs. Join Michelle Dragalin as she discusses how the brain processes language and the impact that learning a second language has on the brain. You will also learn why it is important for teachers of second language learners to utilize brain-based teaching strategies as part of their instruction.

Learning Objective:
  • Understand how the brain processes language and why it is important for teachers of second language learners to utilize brain-based teaching strategies as part of their instruction.

  • Assessment:
    Participants will join a collaborative backchannel chat to discuss brain-based teaching strategies to demonstrate their understanding of the session objective and reflect on their learning.

    Details

    Status: Available On-Demand
    Subject: Cross-curricular
    Last aired on: Wednesday, March 9, 2022 @ 2:00 PM EST
    Duration: 30 minutes
    Credit Hours: 0.5
    Categories: ESL/ELL, Special Education
    Tags: ELL, ESL, Special Education

    Reviews (20)

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    Very informative webinar!
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    Very informative! As a left hander being mostly right brained artist, it gave me new resources regarding the language approach to teaching.
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    Awesome
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    Very useful, thanks! Good strategies to implement.
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    Love how she shows the difference how the brain works differently how we learn differently based on language..would love to have a copy of the pdf.
     
    A lot of interesting information. Thank you.
    Full Member
    +5
     
    Very interesting information and connections between brain use and learning.
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    Truly interesting and very informative!
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    opening my eyes to the new brain based information connected to native speakers learning english.
    Full Member
     
    Important session on knowing language acquisition sites in the brain. Need to view again.
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