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MHE The ELL Teacher’s Toolbox Book Study Spring 2023 5.10A, 5.10B, 5.11A, 5.11B, 5.12A, 5.12B

Ended May 19, 2023

Full course description

Course Description

  • MHE staff will read The ELL Teacher’s Toolbox: Hundreds of Practical Ideas to Support Your Students (Ferlazzo and Katie Hull Sypnieski). 
  • Lead Learner (Facilitator): Brittnie Coveney | Twyla Morton | Michelle Courtney | Toni Castrogiovanni
  • Credit(s) and Type: 10 Hours Relicensure | English Language Development (ELD)


Target Audience

  • MHE Certified Staff
  • Open to Substitute Teachers = Yes
  • Open to Student Teachers = Yes


Date, Time, and Location

  • Date: April 5 - May 19, 2023 (Wednesday Mornings)
  • Time: 7:30 - 8:30 AM
  • Location: Mammoth Heights Elementary Library


Course Outcomes

Here are the outcomes for the course:

  • Expand our understanding of building on the assets of ELLs Reflect on our commitment to support language acquisition
  • Challenge our traditional view of how to draw out gifts and tools that ELLs already possess and provide them with new ones so that they can more forward with their academic and social emotional lives
  • Promote a classroom culture of active learning and not passivity