Assessing English Language Learners: Bridges to Educational Equity: Connecting Academic Language Pro
Build the bridges for English language learners to reach success!
This thoroughly updated edition of Gottlieb’s classic delivers a complete set of tools, techniques, and ideas for planning and implementing instructional assessment of ELLs. The book includes:
- A focus on academic language use in every discipline, from mathematics to social studies, within and across language domains
- Emphasis on linguistically and culturally responsive assessment as a key driver for measuring academic achievement
- A reconceptualization of assessment “as,” “for,” and “of” learning
- Reflection questions to stimulate discussion around how students, teachers, and administrators can all have a voice in decision making