Preparing English Language Learners to be 21st Century Citizens
About the Course
English language learners' experience with technology can vary greatly from one student to the next. Some kids may have never used a computer while others may be doing all of the troubleshooting! This class will provide ideas for effectively using technology with ELLs, activities for increasing engagement amongst ELL students, and tips and tricks for managing digital citizenship.
Lindsay Rider is an educator who works with elementary aged students and teachers to inspire a love for learning and foster growth in all academic areas.
Lindsay believes that putting students at the center of what we do is the most important aspect of education. She strives to ensure that every decision she is making is to benefit the students that she is working with and strives to be a positive role model in all aspects of her career.
Lindsay has worked with elementary aged students and teachers in many capacities including teaching overseas at American schools for 5 years. She has several years of experience working with diverse populations of students and her passion lies with this demographic.
Lindsay holds a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education and a Masters Degree in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education from the University of Colorado Denver.