Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

NICOLE TEYECHEA is an award-winning English Learners (EL) teacher and nationally recognized presenter on effective instruction for EL students. With many years of experience working with EL students and EL programs in a variety of contexts, she is passionate about helping EL students develop a strong growth mindset, achieve greater language literacy skills, and increase academic success. Nicole is the author of Increasing Your ENGLISH LEARNERS Grit, Growth Mindset, and Perseverance to Improve Learning, the extensive digital resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. You'll leave Nicole's seminar with a wealth of strategies to use immediately to increase the language literacy and academic achievement of your EL students.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

“EXCELLENT strategies and presenter! Highly and quickly applicable.

Great presentation. Nicole is very knowledgeable. Her district is extremely fortunate to have her!”

“Nicole has an excellent depth of knowledge and cares deeply about the world of EL. Although much of the content was new and my experience in EL is not as in-depth as a TESOL's, most of what was presented was understandable to me.”

“The information presented in Nicole's seminar will be beneficial to my future instructional practices with my English language learners. I am looking forward to applying this new knowledge to my lesson planning.

“Very well presented. With the new knowledge, strategies, and vocabulary I learned today, I feel as though my instruction will be improved.”

“Nicole models great teaching. Her review of theory and practice was excellent. I have a lot of strategies to take back to my classroom.”