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I’ve started a somewhat 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:

Common-Core Test Experts Explain ELL and Special Education Supports is from Education Week. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On ELL’s & Standardized Tests.

Proposal to Restore Bilingual Education in California Advances is also from Ed Week.

Florida Could Shift Alliances for English-Language-Proficiency Standards, Tests is from Ed Week. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The “Next Generation” Of State Testing.

11 places to visit on a tour of the English language is from The Week. It doesn’t quite fit, but I’m adding it to The Best Videos Documenting The History Of The English Language.

Flashcards in the Classroom: Ten Lesson Ideas is from ELT Experiences. I’m adding it to The Best Tools To Make Online Flashcards.

13 Experts Share ESL Learning Advice (Plus Over 70 Online Resources) is from The Spanish Place.

Check out this interesting chart from The Washington Post:

Asking Questions is from The British Council. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles About Asking Good Questions — Help Me Find More.

A low-prep, low-tech, effective game for revision is from A Hive of Activities. I’m adding it to The Best Ideas For Using Games In The ESL/EFL/ELL Classroom.

My top ten learner autonomy and metacognition resources is from Lizzie Pinard. I’m adding it to The Best Posts On Metacognition.

Fed up with end-of-year tests? A Digital Scavenger Hunt is the solution! is from Larissa’s Languages. I’m adding it to The Best Ways To Use Photos In Lessons.