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…For Teaching ELL, ESL, & EFL

March 22, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“‘For White Folks Who Teach In The Hood…’: An Interview With Chris Emdin”

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‘For White Folks Who Teach In The Hood…’: An Interview With Chris Emdin is my latest post at Education Week Teacher.

In it, I interview Christopher Emdin, author of the book, “For White Folks Who Teach In The Hood…and the rest of Y’all Too: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education.”

Here are some excerpts:

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March 19, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“‘Be Patient’ When Dealing With Ed Tech Problems

‘Be Patient’ When Dealing With Ed Tech Problems is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Larissa Pahomov, Anne Jenks, Jared Covili, Billy Krakower, and Heather Staker share what they’ve found to be common ed tech problems and how to respond to them effectively.

Here are some excerpts:

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By the way, I include links to several “Best” lists in that column. I’ve just updated and revised one of them, The Best Places To Learn Computer Basics & How To Fix Tech Problems.

March 17, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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My Latest BAM! Radio Show Is On Differentiating Algebra

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Two Strategies for Differentiating Teaching Algebra is the title of my latest ten-minute BAM! Radio Show. I’m joined by Yvelyne Germain-McCarthy and Wendy Jennings, who have both also contributed written commentaries on the topic to my Education Week Teacher column (they will appear in early April).

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

March 12, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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‘Teacher Leadership is the Lifeboat to a Better School’

‘Teacher Leadership is the Lifeboat to a Better School’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Megan M. Allen, David Allen, John DeFlaminis, Mustafa Abdul-Jabbar, and Eric Yoak, along with readers, share their suggestions for ways teacher leaders can respond when new administrators are not thrilled with their role or presence.

Here are some excerpts:

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I’m adding it to The Best Posts, Articles & Videos On “Teacher Leadership.”

March 8, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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Fixing Ed Tech Problems Is Topic Of My New BAM! Radio Show

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Ed Tech Problems: Avoiding Those You Can, Managing Those You Can’t is the topic of my latest ten-minute BAM! Radio Show.

Anne Jenks, Larissa Pahomov, and Jared Covili join me in a discussion of common ed tech problems and how to fix them. All three have also contributed written commentaries on the topic to one of my future Education Week Teacher columns.

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

March 8, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Teaching English Language Learners With Special Needs”

Teaching English Language Learners With Special Needs is Part Two in my Education Week Teacher series on the topic.

Frank E. Vargo, Cindy Pirro Vargo, Donna DeTommaso – Kleinert, Susan Hillyard and a reader contribute their thoughts on how to support ELLs with special needs.

Here are some excerpts:

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I’m adding the series to The Best Resources On Assisting ELLs With Special Needs – Help Me Find More.

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