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View and Reflect: Watch this five-part tutorial to learn about California’s vision for educating English learners and how to create learning environments where they thrive. This tutorial addresses the shared vision we have in California for educating English learners, including valuing students’ home languages and cultures as assets, ensuring equity in intellectual richness, and attending to specific language learning needs.
 

Before you begin, download Handout 1, Handout 2, and Handout 3. Also be sure to have on hand your grade level/grade span CA ELD Standards. You’ll need to use these resources as you watch the tutorial.
 

Part 1: Tutorial Overview and the Capacities of Literate Individuals
(Refer to Handout 1 as you view the tutorial.)

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Part 2: California’s Values for Educating English Learners
(Refer to Handout 2 as you view the tutorial.)

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Part 3: Scaffolding English Learners' Academic and Language Development
(Refer to Handout 3 as you view the tutorial.)

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Part 4: Using the CA ELD Standards in Integrated and Designated ELD

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Part 5: An Instructional Example: Text Reconstruction