Three 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 – Part Two and The Best Websites For English Language Learner Students In 2015 – Part Two.
Here are this week’s choices:
Hope for English-Language Learners is from U.S. News. I don’t necessarily agree with everything the author says, but I’m still adding it to The Best Resources For Learning How The Every Student Succeeds Act Affects English Language Learners.
Attendance Drops At Maryland High School, As Deportation Fears Rise is from NPR.
Deferred Self-Correction is from TESOL. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On ESL/EFL/ELL Error Correction.
CREATIVE LOW-COST TEACHING/LEARNING AIDS is from ELT-Cation and could be very helpful.
Keeping long-term English learners from getting stuck is from Smart Briefs. I need to start a “Best” list on Long-Term ELLs.
Officials consider master plan to improve students’ English language skills is from The Las Vegas Review-Journal.
This next tweet talks about a great learning opportunity that starts on Monday!
Our free online professional development course starts on Monday – sign up now! https://t.co/GvaGXWQMCb #ESL #EFL pic.twitter.com/00w3TjKtdb
— TeachingEnglish (@TeachingEnglish) January 23, 2016
I couldn’t resist sharing this next tweet:
The British government kind of just failed their own language test for immigrants https://t.co/ELLGz2nDvz pic.twitter.com/g56uD6GkQS
— Fusion (@ThisIsFusion) January 23, 2016
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Sites For Learning About The Winter Season:
Video: The First Snow Day – Amber Prentice describes what it’s like when #ELLs first see snow | #ELLChat https://t.co/JpjExdPRfr
— Colorín Colorado (@ColorinColorado) January 22, 2016