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Forty-three Years of Educational Excellence for English Learners & Biliteracy for All

March 28 - 31, 2018

Sacramento Convention Center
Sacramento, California 

Saturday, March 31 • 9:00am - 10:15am
The Benefits of Explicit Translation in Bilingual Language Arts Lessons

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Explicit use of translation challenges long-held beliefs in bilingual education. However, recent research has shown that when bilingual middle school students collaboratively translate texts, they leverage their full language repertoires in developing reading strategies. Here, a team of university and teacher researchers present the results of two studies of explicit translation. The studies corroborate previous results, but also extend them with a focus on elementary-level students, reading comprehension scores, and translation activities within writing instruction.


Cassandra Mata

Mt. Diablo USD

Saturday March 31, 2018 9:00am - 10:15am
Santa Barbara - Hyatt Regency Hotel

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