Accountability FOR and TO English Language Learners

Keynote Address 10th Annual Administrators Conference Sonoma County Office of Education   Santa Rosa, California   April 4, 2001 Jill Kerper Mora Good morning. Thank you for the opportunity to speak to you this morning about a topic of vital interest to all of us as educators at a time of dramatic demographic changes and challenges: Accountability […]

Cloze Procedure In L2 Reading and Writing

THE CLOZE PROCEDURE Jill Kerper Mora Definition A cloze procedure (CP) is implemented through a reading passage with systematic deletions of words as they appear randomly in the text that the reader then inserts based on his/her knowledge of linguistics of the language of the text and his/her meaning-making of the content or message of […]