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.
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Here are this week’s choices:.
The National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition (NCELA) has published a very useful series of two-page reports called “Fast Facts” which explain data related to English Language Learners. They have a good list titled Sources for English Learner (EL) Data. I’m adding these resources to The Best Ways To Keep-Up With Current ELL/ESL/EFL News & Research. Thanks to CASLS for the tip.
Shadowing a student shows how to make learning more relevant is from Phi Delta Kappan and is about working with immigrant students.
Report Recommends Longer School Day for English-Language Learners is from Education Week.
OECD, the big international ed organization, has just published a report titled Immigrant Students at School.
How to Better Integrate Immigrant Students into the K-12 System appeared in US News.
Giving Students a Well-Deserved Break- 13 Addictive Word Games is from Blog de Cristina. I’m adding it to The Best Sites Where ELL’s Can Learn Vocabulary.