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We are dedicated to supporting teacher educators, school leaders, and teachers of all subjects and grade levels to help English learners reach their academic potential.

The English Learner Achievement Network (ELAN) Authors:

 Joyce Nutta

Professor & TESOL Ph.D Track Coordinator, University of Central Florida
Presentation Topics: Academic Subjects Protocol
                                      Language Arts Protocol
                                      Differentiation for English Learners (Show, Tell, &
                                            Build Tools and Techniques)                                        

 Carine Strebel

Assistant Professor and Coordinator of ESOL, Stetson University
Presentation Topics: Academic Subjects Protocol
                                      Language Arts Protocol
                                      Differentiation for English Learners (Show, Tell, &
                                            Build Tools and Techniques)

 Florin Mihai

Professor of TESOL, University of Central Florida
Presentation Topics: Language Assessment of English Learners
                                     Academic Subject Assessment of English Learners
                                     Show & Tell Tools and Techniques

 Edwidge Crevecoeur Bryant

Associate Professor and Coordinator of ESOL, Flagler College
Presentation Topics: Literacy Development for English Learners
                                      Build Tools and Techniques
                                       

 Kouider Mokhtari

Anderson-Vukelija-Wright Endowed Professor, University of Texas at Tyler
Presentation Topics: Literacy Development for English Learners
                                      Build Tools and Techniques

ELAN Associates
Our colleagues who present and consult on the ELAN approach and publications
Donita Grissom Show, Tell, Build K-12 Curriculum Developer and Coach for English Learners
Leslie Mendez Show, Tell, Build Elementary Teacher Skill Development
Laura Monroe Show, Tell, Build Secondary Teacher Skill Development
Susanne Pena Show, Tell, Build Tools & Techniques for Dual Language Programs
Kerry Purmensky Show, Tell, Build Secondary Teacher Skill Development
Lauren Raubaugh Build Tools and Techniques Secondary Teacher Skill Development
Michele Regalla Show, Tell, Build Tools and Techniques for World Languages Education
Linda Rosa-Lugo Show, Tell, Build Tools & Techniques for Speech Language Professionals
Cynthia Walters Show, Tell, Build Tools & Techniques Coaching for Elementary Teachers
Charlene (Ying) Xiong Build Tools and Techniques Secondary Teacher Skill Development

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