Spotlight on the U.S. Common Core State Standards


Learn about how the U.S. Common Core State Standards will affect English language teaching with these Common Core–focused offerings, among others.
  • K–12 Day strand with 7 sessions: Taking on Common Core
  • Invited Speaker Panel: “Common Core Standards and ESL: Theoretical and Methodological Issues”
  • 3 PCIs, including “Blending TESOL PreK–12 and Common Core Standards for Academic Success”
Numerous sessions, including
  • “Best Practices in the Era of Common Core State Standards”
  • “Helping Teachers Implement the Common Core State Standards with ELLs”
  • “Incorporating Language Objectives Into the Common Core State Standards”
  • “Teaching Academic Literacy to ELLs Using the Common Core Standards”