AUTHOR

María Elena Argüelles, Ph.D.

María Elena Argüelles, Ph.D.

María Elena Argüelles, Ph.D., is an educational consultant who provides support to states, school districts, and schools in their implementation of effective reading instruction for young English language learners (ELs) and struggling learners. Dr. Argüelles is the coauthor of several publications and a consultant to publishers that develop programs for struggling readers and ELs. In addition, she has teaching experience at the public school level as well as at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Her primary areas of interest are early reading instruction, students with reading difficulties, and reading instruction for ELs.



Programs by Author

Academic Vocabulary for English Learners
This easy-to-implement program teaches 60 essential academic vocabulary and language development skills English learners need to succeed in school…
LETRS Teaching English Learners
This manual provides instructors with in-depth professional development that addresses critical components of teaching reading to English learners.