Research on academic literacy development in sheltered instruction classrooms

@article{Short2011ResearchOA,
  title={Research on academic literacy development in sheltered instruction classrooms},
  author={D. Short and J. Echevarr{\'i}a and Catherine Richards-Tutor},
  journal={Language Teaching Research},
  year={2011},
  volume={15},
  pages={363 - 380}
}
This article describes an extended program of research in sheltered instruction and the effects on the academic literacy development of English language learners. It also highlights the challenges of scaling up an instructional intervention. The intervention was the Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) Model, an approach that teaches subject area curriculum to students learning through a second language using techniques that make the content material accessible and also help… Expand

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