Collaboration and Coteaching – Strategies for English Learners
Help ELLs achieve success with an integrated, collaborative program! This resource provides a practical guide to collaboration and co-teaching between general education teachers and ESL specialists to better serve the needs of ELLs. Offering classroom vignettes, step-by-step guidelines, ready-to-use resources, and in-depth case studies, the authors help educators:
(a) understand the benefits and challenges of collaborative service delivery
(b) teach content while helping students meet English language development goals
(c) choose from a range of collaborative strategies and configurations, from informal planning and collaboration to a co-teaching partnership and
(d) use templates, planning guides, and other practical tools to put collaboration into practice.