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Friday, March 23 • 8:00am - 9:15am
Activities to Foster Literacy in Bilingual Classrooms

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Learn why you should create a rich language environment that stimulates development among your diverse learners—and how to do it. This workshop will dive deeply into the needs of bilingual classrooms and explore 7 key activities that foster literacy skills: conversation, storytelling, dramatic play, reading aloud, drawing, playing games, and writing.

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Marlene Barron

Associate Dean / Director of Research and Development, Shanghai Montessori Education Academy
Marlene Barron, PhD, is associate dean and director of research and development at Shanghai Montessori Education Academy, in Shanghai, China, and an international Montessori consultant and teacher trainer. She is a former president and treasurer of the AMS Board of Directors. AMS-credentialed... Read More →

Dandan Yu

Dandan Yu, MS, is deputy director of and program coordinator for the Infant & Toddler course at Baishan Montessori Teacher Education Institute, in Qingdao, China. AMS-credentialed (Infant & Toddler, Early Childhood).

Friday March 23, 2018 8:00am - 9:15am
Govenor's Square 12 Plaza Concourse Level

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