WIES Lecture: Excellent Content Teaching for Multilingual Students

October 17, 2018, 12:30 - 1:30

Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall

Kara Mitchell Viesca

Associate Professor, Teaching, Learning & Teacher Education, University of Nebraska

Kara Mitchell Viesca’s work centers on content teaching for multilingual students. In this talk, she will discuss theoretical advancements and empirical work with important implications for research, policy and practice in content teaching, as well as teacher learning-practices that address issues of inequity and social justice for multilingual students.