Dearborn Public Schools

April, 2019

District Parent Meeting – A Look at Assessments

The EL Department hosted another district parent meeting.  Language and Literacy Trainers facilitated segments on the different assessments administered to K-12 students.  NWEA, MSTEP, P/SAT and WIDA were explained followed by links to parent and student resources.  Many thanks to Nadia Makled in the District Assessment office for her collaboration in helping the EL Department … Read more

Essential Practices 6-12

ELD Specialists and Title I teachers collaborated with secondary math and literacy coaches and coordinators in the 6-12 Essential Literacy Practices.  The focus of the Essential Practices at the secondary level is on disciplinary literacy.  Participants delved into deep discussion and analysis of essential practice #1 through several activities.          

A Campus Visit to U of M Dearborn

Fordson High School EL students toured the campus of U of M Dearborn which had a major impact on them.   The students were greeted by the Admissions Counselor Ms. Tubbs and presented with the history of U of M, admissions/financial aid, and programs offered to students.

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