English Language Development for Multilingual Learners within an MTSS Framework: Secondary


Session Dates

Thursday May 27, 2021 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM - Webinar

This professional development opportunity focuses on the WIDA English Language Development standards and how they relate to Scarborough's Rope. Also, evidence-based practices will be presented to provide guidance for successful implementation of language and literacy instruction for Multilingual Learners in an MTSS Framework. Emphasis will build on the premise that language is dynamic and not static for secondary students.


Participants will:

  • identify three ways to work with secondary students related to the complexity of language and literacy development for Multilingual Learners
  • define and connect the WIDA English Language Development Standards to the components of the Scarborough Rope
  • identify evidence-based practices for Secondary level Multilingual Learners within an MTSS framework

Target Audience

English language teachers and specialists
Special educators and special education directors
General education teachers
Related service providers

Topics Covered: English Learners

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Tina Rife, at 717-901-2278, or trife@pattan.net.

Event Info

Event Type:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Contact:


Tina Rife

Content Contact:

Francine Dutrisac