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Friday, October 20 • 4:00pm - 4:15pm
The Syllabus: A Tool for Reading Skills and Student Engagement

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Reading the syllabus to students is a common first-day activity in ESOL classrooms. However, there are ways to maximize this act and transform it to provide activities that increase students’ interest and comprehension as well as provide practice with reading skills, such as predicting, fluency, and scanning.

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avatar for Stefanie Johnson Shipman, San Diego Miramar College

Stefanie Johnson Shipman, San Diego Miramar College

Assistant Professor/Basic Skills Co-Coordinator, San Diego Miramar College
I have been in the higher education field for over 10 years. I earned my B.A. in Literature & Language and my M.A. in English with dual emphases in TESL and Rhetoric/Composition from Cal Poly Pomona. In addition, I have a Postsecondary Reading and Learning Certificate in Teaching... Read More →



Friday October 20, 2017 4:00pm - 4:15pm PDT
H2 Stevens Creek