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Top Tips for Supporting English Language Learning (ELL): Innovative Strategies for Success
Monday, November 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST
Presented by Stephenie Lee, Product Lead, Education Innovations, Junior Creator’s League, VIPKid
Sponsored by VIPKid
While efforts continue to support English Language Learners, the increasing number and need of ESL/ELL students poses an ongoing challenge and opportunity for educators. With new tools and technology, there are innovative strategies to rethink old ELL wisdom, so we can to do better for our ELLs from pre-K through secondary.
This edWebinar focuses on providing you with effective and innovative methods for optimizing ELL techniques for your students’ success. Stephenie Lee, a lead innovator at one of the biggest language learning edtech start-ups globally, VIPKid, will present from Beijing techniques and best practices to help educators support ELLs successfully.
How can you re-work traditional ESL techniques to prepare for, teach and reflect on your lessons? How can you re-work traditional practices in a 1:1 setting or in a classroom, or whether in person or online? Stephenie will share how to apply relevance, simplify language, and signpost expression to improve student outcomes and create a fun and dynamic learning experience for yourself and your students.
This edWebinar is also a wonderful opportunity to learn more about remote teaching opportunities with VIPKid, where you can apply these skills and techniques. Rated as the #1 Remote Job by Forbes, VIPKid’s one-on-one online learning platform connects passionate educators to teach English online to children in China.
PreK-8 teachers, librarians, and school and district leaders will benefit from attending this event. Watch this session to learn about the tools needed to connect with and support ELL students, so you and your students can see progress and success.
About the Presenter
Stephenie Lee is a senior education and research expert at VIPKid, a global edtech leader that has created a live, one-on-one online learning platform that helps motivated kids studying English. Rated as one of Fast Company’s top 50 most innovative companies, VIPKid works with leading educational partners like ETS, TESOL and National Geographic Learning. Early in her career, Stephenie developed a child literacy consultancy and a college bridge program. She was Senior Vice President of Education at Axiom Learning, and is now the product lead for education innovation at VIPKid. She is a graduate of Dartmouth College.
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VIPKid is a global education technology company that connects children with the world’s best teachers for real-time online English immersion learning. VIPKid’s mission is to inspire and empower every child for the future. VIPKid believes that education is not one-size-fits-all, rather all students are unique and the world is within their reach when connected with great teachers capable of personalizing learning and sparking curiosity.