P3 #83 Valentina Gonzalez

By Noa Daniel

Passionate educators connect weekly to address questions, explore perspectives and learn from each other.

Valentina Gonzalez is a former teacher who has served 20+ years in education in her own classroom, as a district facilitator for English learners, a professional development specialist for ELs and as an educational consultant. Her work’s primary focus has been on literacy, culture, and language. Valentina delivers professional development and coaches teachers on sheltered instruction strategies. She works with teachers of ELs to support language and literacy instruction. She also writes for Seidlitz Education and on the popular MiddleWeb blog. Listen to her share her passion for her work, for celebrating the uniqueness of each learner, and why you have to be brave.