Deborah Short, Ph.D.
Deborah Short, Ph.D is a division director at the Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) in Washington, D.C. She has worked as a teacher, trainer, researcher, and curriculum/materials developer. Her work at CAL has concentrated on the integration of language learning with content-area instruction.
Through several national projects, she has conducted research and provided professional development and technical assistance to local and state education agencies across the United States. She directed the ESL Standards and Assessment Project for TESOL and co-developed the SIOP model for sheltered instruction.
Extend Your Students’ Reach and Move them Toward Independence
Base Your ESL Instruction in the Content Areas
Structural Supports for English Learners
Comprehensive and Responsive Assessment
Developing Academic Literacy in Adolescents