Two years ago I began this regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web related to ESL/EFL or to language in general that have caught my attention.
You might also be interested in The Best Resources, Articles & Blog Posts For Teachers Of ELLs In 2016 – So Far.
Here are this week’s choices:
10 Assumptions to Rethink About English-Language Learners is by Anabel Gonzalez and appeared in Ed Week.
A Primer on Helping Immigrant Students Feel Welcome in School is also from Ed Week.
How Many Words Can You Acquire in a Year? is from The Backseat Linguist.
Community objects to San Diego schools’ new approach for immigrant students is from The San Diego Union-Tribune.
From Blueprint To Building: Lifting the Torch for Multilingual Students in New York State is a report from New America.
Many charter schools lag in enrolling students lacking English fluency is from The Boston Globe.
‘Thank you, American,’ the Syrian refugee said at school. Then he hugged her, and she cried is from The Fresno Bee.
The concept of Language Objectives can sometimes be difficult for teacher candidates and – teachers themselves – to understand. Here’s a video I showed to students in the credential class I teach:
Here’s a short video from Education Week:
— Chuck Sandy (@chucksandy) November 4, 2016
— Dr. Rosa Perez-Isiah (@RosaIsiah) October 30, 2016