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ELevate Presents: Culturally Responsive Teaching for Multilingual Learners

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Sydney Snyder

Diane Staehr Fenner @DStaehrFenner


90-minute virtual keynote with Diane Staehr Fenner and Sydney Snyder focused on their book Culturally Responsive Teaching for Multilingual Learners: Tools for Equity. Followed by a 60-minute breakout session focused on themes from the book.

Any teacher or administrator that works with a diverse student population will benefit from this chance to learn from nationally recognized experts in EL education and network with other educators who share your passion for helping English Learners find success.




ELevate: Elevating English Learner Success Conference

June 8 & 9, 2022 | Location TBD


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Jeff Zwiers

Valentina Gonzalez

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The ELevate Conference offers professional learning opportunities for K-12 English Learner educators. This two day event features keynote addresses and workshops by best-selling author, Jeff Zwiers and EL educational consultant and advocate, Valentina Gonzalez, as well as over 35 different breakout sessions presented by EL education leaders from around the region.

Jeff Zwiers is a senior researcher at the Stanford Graduate School of Education and the director of professional development for Understanding Language.

Valentina Gonzalez’s 21 years in public education includes serving as a classroom teacher, an EL co-teacher and pull-out teacher, a district EL facilitator and a district professional development specialist for teachers of English Learners.