Infographic: 7 Conversational Strategies for Developing Bilinguals

Research shows that fostering a noisy, talkative classroom atmosphere is key to aiding students' language acquisition.

Here are seven simple strategies to help developing bilingual students succeed in your classroom. And if you're interested in learning more about this subject, check out "How Getting My Class to Talk More Made a World of Difference for a Bilingual Student." 

Infographic designed by Brooke Kravitz

Kavita Venkatesh

Kavita Venkatesh

Kavita is a former classroom teacher, school administrator, and district leader from the Boston Public Schools. She received her undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University (go Bucks!) and her Masters and Ph.D. from Boston College. Her research and practice expertise is in teacher training, Universal Design for Learning, and bilingual language learners.