Classroom Caffeine

A Conversation with Mark Pacheco

April 20, 2021 Lindsay Persohn Season 1 Episode 23
Classroom Caffeine
A Conversation with Mark Pacheco
Show Notes

Dr. Mark Pacheco talks to us about valuing language and creating language-rich classrooms, how we can support emerging bilingual students in their literacy development, and home language as an essential part of identity. Mark is known for his work in language and literacy practices of emerging bilingual students and how teachers can support these practices. Dr. Pacheco is an Assistant Professor of ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) and Bilingual Education at the University of Florida.