Two years ago I began this 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.
You might also be interested in The Best Resources, Articles & Blog Posts For Teachers Of ELLs In 2015 – So Far and The Best Websites For English Language Learner Students In 2015 – So Far.
Here are this week’s choices:
Torn between two worlds is an article about immigrant high school students that appeared in the Baltimore Sun.
How Many Tenses do Students Really Need to Learn? is from Cambridge English. I’m adding it to The Best Web Tools For Teaching Irregular Verbs & Verb Tenses — Contribute Your Suggestions!
Prior Education Determines How Refugee ELLs Adjust to U.S. Schools is from Education Week and offers conclusions that will come as no surprise to teachers of ELLs.
Some Rules of Language are Wired in the Brain is from Scientific American.
Teachers Should Adapt to Culture of Newcomer ELLs, Researchers Argue is from Education Week. I will be referring to this report in my column tomorrow in Education Week Teacher, which I think readers will find interesting…