Another matrix: Supporting English language learners with NCEA literacy requirements

From the English Language Learning Progressions to foundational literacy – the significant learning that cannot be left to chance.

This workshop will discuss the challenges and opportunities of NCEA Literacy co-requisites for English language learners. It will consider the big ideas of the literacy matrix and how teachers can effectively support English language learners to develop their reading and writing skills in the context of foundational literacy. It will also consider how to prepare ELLs for the NZQA Common Assessment Activities. 

What to expect

  • One-day interactive professional learning workshop facilitated by an English language learning specialist 

  • The opportunity to network with other educators in your region 

Learning outcomes

  • You will build your understanding of NCEA foundational literacy requirements. 

  • You will increase your knowledge of how NCEA literacy is assessed. 

  • You will strengthen your ability to incorporate approaches and strategies to support English language learners with reading and writing development in your classroom practice. 

Who this course is for

Teachers of years 9-13 

Your investment

Registrations are $360 + GST per person.

9 Aug 24
Otago/Southland

Location: Dunedin

Time: 9:30am - 3:30pm

Venue: TBC