ELL Professional Development

Wheaton hosted a professional development session on teaching English language learners from 1PM to 3PM on Friday, February 3 in Meneely 105.  Dean Gretchen Young facilitated a discussion on how to engage international students in the classroom and Professor Ruth Foley discussed some common issues ELL writers face in the classroom and provided some techniques to help teachers guide ELL students through the writing process.  The session was open to teachers from local school districts as well as the Wheaton community.