A former teacher, staff developer, principal, and assistant superintendent, Nancy Akhavan brings to any consultancy an unrivalled breadth of expertise. Her many years of experience include turning around schools "in need of improvement."
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Areas of expertise
Effective Content and Comprehension Instruction
English Learners and Language Acquisition Units of Study in Reading, Writing, Content-Area Literacy, and Vocabulary Development
Working with Struggling Learners in Reading and Writing
Teaching Nonfiction Reading: Phenomenal Lessons Across Content Areas: Participants will learn strategies to teach comprehension, thinking, writing, and reading in content areas and how to plan to ensure reading and writing are built into content learning lessons