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Third Annual Global Teach Connect Summit 2021
Start Date: 7/13/2021Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 7/14/2021End Time: 5:00 PM

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Sponsored funding source: U.S. Department of Education, Title VI Funded Project, University of Pennsylvania Area Studies Centers

Dr. Joyce Pittman, Principal Investigator (PI)
Dr. Kristy Kelly, Co-PI

July 13-14, 2021
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm (each day)
Zoom Webinar/YouTube (TBA)
Audience: Administrators, Teacher Leaders, Curriculum Developers

You are invited!

International newcomers to the U.S. education system often find benefit from more teacher and leader support in the learning process to help them adjust to U.S. academic culture and expectations. There are interrelated policy issues that racially diverse, second language, and learners with special needs and gender differences face in and beyond the virtual and real-time classrooms that affect their success in educational systems where English is the foundation language.

Teachers and leaders require new strategies for aligning their instruction with the goal of including all learners in the classroom so that “every student has a chance to succeed”, especially during the recent pandemic growth on online learning (Every Student Succeed Act - ESSA, 2015).

A critical question is “How do we re-imagine educational policy to create and support innovative pedagogical practices to ensure educational equity for all diverse learners in emerging learning environments?”

FREE Registration here by June 15, 2021:

Following registration, the participation link and materials will be sent within 48 hours of the event.

For more information, contact jap386@drexel.edu

Contact Information:
Name: Joyce Pittman, PhD
Email: jap386@drexel.edu
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