Effective Social Studies Instruction to Promote the Knowledge Acquisition and Vocabulary Learning of English Language Learners in the Middle Grades

Colleen Klein Reutebuch
01 Dec, 2010

The Center for Research on the Educational Achievement and Teaching of English Language Learners (CREATE) is a National Research and Development Center funded by the Institute of Education Sciences at the U.S. Department of Education. CREATE is conducting a number of rigorous studies to expand the empirical base of research about educating English language learners. This brief describes a research-based social studies curriculum that the CREATE researchers designed and implemented.