Kathryn offers individualized consulting for schools desiring to create or enhance their current ELL and bilingual teaching programs. Kathryn can help you design a new program, or improve existing programs.
Initial screening and follow up testing to evaluate students for entrance into the ELL program. Teacher training on the screening and testing procedures for English language learners. Continual monitoring of students in the ELL program. Suggestions for modification of curriculum for ELL students, including implementation of techniques such as scaffolding and TPR. Teacher training on ELL strategies (scaffolding, TPR, building background knowledge, purposeful grouping, target vocabulary instruction, graphic organizers, etc) An individually designed plan for curriculum and materials in accordance with the school budget. Design and implementation of parent programs and suggestions for enhancing communication with non-native English speaking parents.
Bilingual Teaching Program Services
An individually designed plan for curriculum and materials in accordance with the school budget. Curriculum plan for teaching Spanish for natives and non-native speakers. Suggestion for foreign language teaching strategies for natives and non-natives. Teacher training on how to teach languages to native and non-native speakers.