Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

…For Teaching ELL, ESL, & EFL

August 15, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“‘Critical Questions for Inspiring Classroom Excellence’: an Interview With Baruti K. Kafele”

‘Critical Questions for Inspiring Classroom Excellence’: an Interview With Baruti K. Kafele is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Baruti K. Kafele agreed to answer a few questions about his new book, “The Teacher 50: Critical Questions For Inspiring Classroom Excellence.”

Here are some excerpts:

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August 12, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Q & A Collections: Reading Instruction”

Q & A Collections: Reading Instruction is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, you can find links to all my Ed Week posts on reading instruction from the past five years – in one place!

Here’s an excerpt from one of them:

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I’m adding it to The Best Resources On “Close Reading.”

August 11, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Giving Students ‘a Place to Belong’ When Starting a School Year”

Giving Students ‘a Place to Belong’ When Starting a School Year is the fourth and final post in my Education Week Teacher series on starting a school year well.

In it, Tricia Ebarvia, Maia Heyck-Merlin, Debbie Diller, Erik M. Francis, Jennifer Orr write about their experiences and recommendations.

Here are some excerpts:

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I’m adding the link to Answers To “What Do You Do On The First Day Of School?”

August 10, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Begin the new School Year With a Positive ‘Mindset'”

Begin the new School Year With a Positive ‘Mindset’ is the headline of Part Three in my Education Week Teacher series on best ways to begin the school year.

In it, Jen Schwanke, Kevin Scott, Pia Lindquist Wong, and Otis Kriegel provide their ideas on the topic.

Here are some excerpts:

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August 8, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Starting the new Year by ‘Building Relationships'”

Starting the new Year by ‘Building Relationships’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Jeryl-Ann Asaro, Anabel Gonzalez, Karen Nemeth, Kristina J. Doubet, Jessica A. Hockett, Stephen Lazar, and Timothy D. Walker contribute their ideas on the best ways to begin a new school year.

Here are some excerpts:

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August 7, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Ways ‘to Launch a Successful Year With Students'”

Ways ‘to Launch a Successful Year With Students’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Roxanna Elden, Dave Stuart Jr., Ekuwah Moses, Matt Wachel , Pam Allyn, and Kevin Parr offer suggestions on how to start a new school year on the right foot.

Here are some excerpts:

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August 4, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“‘Excellence Through Equity’: an Interview With Pedro Noguera & Alan Blankstein”

‘Excellence Through Equity’: an Interview With Pedro Noguera & Alan Blankstein is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

Pedro Noguera and Alan M. Blankstein agreed to answer a few questions about their book, Excellence Through Equity: Five Principles of Courageous Leadership to Guide Achievement for Every Student.

Here are some excerpts:

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