Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

…For Teaching ELL, ESL, & EFL

February 4, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Home Language Support ‘Helps Learners Navigate Both Worlds They Inhabit'”

Home Language Support ‘Helps Learners Navigate Both Worlds They Inhabit’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Anna Bartosik, Nathan Hall, Chloe Smith, Beth Konomoto wrap a three-part series up with their suggestions about the role of an ELL student’s home language in the classroom.

Here are some excerpts:

February 2, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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My Latest BAM! Radio Show Is About Encouraging Creativity In Students

Four Ways Teachers Can Encourage Student Creativity is the title of my latest eight-minute BAM! Radio Show.

Lorena German, John Spencer, and Laura Gibbs join me in the discussion. All three have also contributed written commentaries on the topic to a future Education Week Teacher column.

I’m adding it to All My BAM Radio Shows – Linked With Descriptions.

January 31, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Understanding the Benefits of a Student’s Home Language”

Understanding the Benefits of a Student’s Home Language is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

Rosa Isiah, Tan Huynh, Karen Nemeth, Sarah Thomas contribute their ideas on the role of English Language Learners’ home language in school. In the second post in a three-part series on this topic.

Here are some excerpts:

January 28, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“An ELL Student’s Home Language is an Asset, not a ‘Barrier'”

An ELL Student’s Home Language is an Asset, not a ‘Barrier’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Melissa Eddington, Wendi Pillars, Tracey Flores, Sandy Ruvalcaba Carrillo and Mary Ann Zehr offer their thoughts on the role of an ELL student’s home language in the classroom.

Here are some excerpts:

January 26, 2017
by Larry Ferlazzo
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My Latest BAM! Radio Show Is On What Teaching & Schools Might Look Like 20 Years from Now


How Teaching and Schools Might Look 20 Years from Now is the title of my latest eight-minute BAM! Radio Show.

Matt Renwick, Dr. Nancy Sulla and Diana Laufenberg join me in the discussion. They have also all contributed written commentaries on the topic to a future Education Week Teacher column.

I’m adding it to All My BAM Radio Shows – Linked With Descriptions.

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