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:.
Inside an After-School Program for Refugee Children is from The Atlantic.
NY program uses phone calls, text messages to teach English is from The Associated Press.
John Rassias, Who Pioneered Foreign Language Teaching, Dies at 90 is from The New York Times.
English Language Learners Alliance is from one of the Regional Educational Laboratories and has some useful research briefs.
The Real Immigration Debate is by Conor Williams.
Tips for Connecting With Non-English-Speaking Parents is By Anabel Gonzalez and appeared in Education Week.
I’m adding this first tweet to The Best Teacher Resources For “TED Talks” (& Similar Presentations):
Nice site for listening practice: TED talks ranked according to difficulty (speed, length, lexis etc): https://t.co/HWaHZ8gITu Check it out.
— Scott Thornbury (@thornburyscott) November 29, 2015
— PDK International (@pdkintl) December 3, 2015
— Usable Knowledge (@UKnowHGSE) December 2, 2015
— Colorín Colorado (@ColorinColorado) December 1, 2015
International Schools Target Recent Arrivals https://t.co/hy2wM9n84Y
— alexanderrusso (@alexanderrusso) December 1, 2015
— Conor P. Williams (@ConorPWilliams) December 1, 2015