Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Tricia Cecil is an experienced teacher and National Board Certified educator who has taught ELL students using proven strategies combined with the latest tech tools. As an Education Technology specialist and teacher, Tricia has worked with teachers and students to use tech tools to create blended learning and flipped classroom environments. She has taught workshops for K-12 educators in Project GLAD® and Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Instruction. Tricia is passionate about helping teachers discover and use practical and effective instructional strategies that both work for a diverse class and specifically benefit English Language Learners.

Tricia is the author of Best Tech Tools to Enhance Learning for Your ELL Students, the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. You’ll leave Tricia’s seminar with a wealth of powerful strategies you can use immediately to more effectively meet the learning needs of your ELL students as you teach.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“Tricia did an amazing job thoroughly explaining each section of the seminar. Her explanation and thoroughness made it easy to understand the content and for it to be applicable in my very own classroom STARTING tomorrow. Thank you for the handbook Tricia; it is going to come in handy as I continue to expand my EL teacher tools.”

I really appreciate Tricia’s strategies, time, and effort to share the best tools. Her knowledge base and approach are so appreciated! ”

Words cannot describe how effective this training has been! These strategies will be so helpful for the learning process of our students and how much better our teaching practices will become! I will apply what we learned in my classroom right away.”

Tricia kept us engaged and had a lot of really great activities to do with us and the students.”

“Tricia shared incredible strategies and information in such a meaningful, organized manner. Great way of doing things in this seminar that we can try with our students.”

Super positive and allowed for authentic questions to be answered organically from seminar attendees”

“This class is amazing! I have so many awesome strategies in my tool box that I cannot wait to use.”

“This was an excellent seminar. I really learned a lot of techniques that I will use in my classroom.”