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:
Gifted, But Still Learning English, Many Bright Students Get Overlooked is from NPR.
Let’s Learn English is a new course for English learners is a series of 52 lessons with online resources, student printables and teacher lesson plans. It’s from the Voice of America. Thanks to Michelle Henry for the tip.
New York City Schools Continue Bilingual Program Expansion is from Education Week.
Asking questions is from the British Council. I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles About Asking Good Questions — Help Me Find More.
Here are poetry resources for ELLs from Colorin Colorado. I’m adding them to The Best World Poetry Day Resources – Help Me Find More.
Proposed changes to school system’s English-learners program draw concerns is from The Washington Post.
Dual Language Education Programs: Current State Policies and Practices is from The American Institutes For Research.
10 Characteristics of Effective EF/SL Teachers; these characteristics work w/ ALL teachers! #TESOL16 @neiljanderson pic.twitter.com/7rRd9ZG6Wc
— Victor Tam (@PrincipalTam) April 5, 2016
#ELL Strategy: Pre-teaching content & vocabulary w/ #ELLs |Video interview w/ #ESOL specialist Katy Padilla https://t.co/jSgGYcciXz #ELLchat
— Colorín Colorado (@ColorinColorado) April 4, 2016