This is a question I’ve been thinking about for awhile, and I’m eager to hear answers...Read More
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My Latest Posts
Here’s The Advice I Gave Our Advanced ELL Teachers On How To Prepare Students For Writing Assessments – What Can You Add?
We do a school-wide writing assessment each fall, which students then take again in the spring...Read More
New Study Finds That Teachers Can Provide Positive Experiences To At Least Partially Counteract Student Trauma
A new study finds that adverse childhood experiences (called ACEs) experienced by children can a...Read More
My latest ten-minute BAM! Radio Show is on How Can Students Write for ‘Authentic’ Audiences? and...Read More
Eight Ways To Help English Language Learners Feel Motivated To Read & Write is the headline...Read More
Here’s The Article & Prompt That Students Used For An Essay On Cellphone Use – Plus Some Of Their Responses
Student cellphone use in class is definitely a problem. However, I consider it more of an...Read More
Fifty-six years ago today four African-American girls were killed when their church was bombed...Read More
Here are some recent useful posts and articles on educational policy issues (You might also be...Read More
Practical resource with research-based instructional strategies to support all levels of Social Studies.
Practical resource with research-based instructional strategies to support all levels of English.
Creative instructional techniques to help middle- and high-school teachers develop self-motivated and high-achieving students.
Includes real-life examples of parental involvement initiatives: home visits, the use of technology and more!
Practical resource with research-based instructional strategies to support all levels of Math.
Designed to help teachers implement the Common Core in the ELL Classroom. Sequel to ESL/ELL Teacher's Survival Guide.
Provides research-based instructional techniques which have proven effective with English learners at all proficiency levels.
Insightful research and strategies for helping students want to care more about school and learning with high interest lesson plans.
Practical resource with research-based instructional strategies to support all levels of Science.
Tips for helping students to motivate themselves. Includes steps and lesson plans to help students motivate themselves.
Q&A-style responses to a variety of pressing classroom-management and student-engagement questions.
Provides over 50 original lessons for English Language Learners with a five-step process to increase student achievement.
My Other work
My blog to support and follow-up my Engaging parents in school book.
My Bam Radio show.
My posts for Classroom Q & A with Larry Ferlazzo at Education Week Teacher.
My Teaching English British Council posts.
My education posts on the Learning Network for the New York Times.
My Flipboard Magazine.