Join us for a Common Core training on May 10th!


A minimum number of participants (10) is required to hold the trainings, and a maximum of 30 can be accommodated. 

When: Saturday, May 10th from 9am - 1pm (Elementary ELA focus) 
Where: Teach For America office (606 S. Olive St, Suite 300 Los Angeles, CA 90014) 


If you know other alumni or non-alumni colleagues who would be interested in attending with you, email Raul Hernandez, Director of Alumni Leadership & Development! 

ELA Participants will:
• Examine close reading and text-dependent questioning as a strategy to get students deeply into the text and develop enduring understanding (skill and conceptual)
• Discuss the importance of using close reading to develop lifelong readers and learners
• Identify resources available to teachers to support the teaching and learning of the Common Core State Standards of English Language Arts/ Literacy