This show was recorded as part of the VoicEDRadio all-day anniversary marathon that was broadcasted on February 2nd.
You’ll hear me talk about why you want this for every child. I give some practical examples using sentence starters, wait time, exit tickets and more. I bring it back around to the language learner who would not only be supported… they would thrive in a language-rich classroom.
In this show, our fearless VoicEd leader, Stephen Hurley mentions An Urgency for Teachers by
— JaanaT (@esljaana) February 2, 2019
In the show, we get to hear from Derek Rhodenizer who spoke to us even though he was on vacation. Derek is someone I recommend everyone follow. Rolland Chidiac, Chris Cluff, Leann Hanson are also mentioned as folks who have great shows and are worth following.
We discuss the #ELLCHAT PLN on twitter and I give a lot of credit to Judie Haynes and Karen Nemeth who run our Monday night Twitter chats (9pm ET). Join us for that chat and definitely follow Judie and Karen for lots of great info on working with English learners.
“In a renaissance, the line between audience and creator is blurred.”
I, for one, am very grateful that this quote got Stephen out of his chair to start the VoicED Radio Network. We are at a time where you can easily self-direct your learning and I am so glad you’re joining me on that journey! Hope you’re also taking advantage of all that is available through VoicEd Radio.
The Smartest Person in the Room is the Room.
In the show, as always, I thank my PLN for making me better. You are adding so much to my work and I’m grateful.
Hey, did you miss our last twitter chat on serving newcomers? No! You didn’t! Here is the moment. Check my Twitter Moments for all the past shows. It is at the bottom of this post!
THANK YOU for tuning in! I hope you enjoyed this post and show.
PS: Hope to get to see you in real life soon!
Here is where I will be in the near future if you’re reading this in early 2019:
NABE March 7-9 in Orlando. I have Breakout Sessions
NAELPA, formerly NCSTIIID, is having our annual meeting on March 6 in Orlando. Come! I’m the keynote & on a panel that day.
Michigan Association of Bilingual Educators (MABEMI) May 9 & 10. I’m a keynote and I have break out sessions
Awesome $129 rate for Rapid Literacy pre-conference May 8 through MABEMI.($99 if you go as a group!)
Long Island ESOL March 23rd. I’m on a panel and I have sessions.
Andrea Honigsfeld will be the Keynote Speaker for #VirtuEL19! – Let’s get some IRL watch parties together!
And here’s that Twitter moment I promised you: