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Celebrate the 50 States!

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Statistics, emblems, notable cities, products and myriad other facts.

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Dr. Short is a division director at the Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) in Washington, D.C. She has worked as a teacher, trainer, researcher, and curriculum/materials developer. Her work at CAL has concentrated on the integration of language learning with content-area instruction. Through several national projects, she has conducted research and provided professional development and technical assistance to local and state education agencies across the United States. She directed the ESL Standards and Assessment Project for TESOL and co-developed the SIOP model for sheltered instruction. Dr. Tinajero specializes in staff development and school-university partnership programs and has consulted with school districts in the U.S. to design ESL, bilingual, literacy, and bi-literacy programs. She has served on state and national advisory committees for standards development, including the English as a New Language Advisory Panel of the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards and the Texas Reading Academies. She is currently professor of Education and Interim Dean of the College of Education at the University of Texas at El Paso and was President of the National Association for Bilingual Education, 1997-2000. Dr. Schifini assists schools across the nation and around the world in developing comprehensive language and literacy programs for English learners. He has worked as an ESL teacher, reading specialist, school administrator and university professor. Through an arrangement with California State Polytechnic University at Pomona, Dr. Schifini currently serves as program consultant to two large teacher-training efforts in the area of reading for second language speakers of English. His research interests include early literacy and language development and the integration of language and content-area instruction.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780823416318
Author:
Leedy, Loreen
Author:
Leedy, Loreen
Author:
Short, Deborah J.
Author:
Schifini, Alfredo
Author:
Tinajero, Josefina Villamil
Publisher:
Holiday House
Subject:
General
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-World History
Publication Date:
20000931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.22x9.54x.11 in. .29 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Children's » History » United States » General
Children's » History » World History
Children's » Nonfiction » US History
Children's » Nonfiction » World History » General

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