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:
The differences among ESL program models is from MultiBriefs.
Arizona, Federal Government Settle Dispute Over English-Language Learners is from Education Week.
Four Excellent Sites for Online Dictations is from Blog de Cristina. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning How To Use The Dictogloss Strategy With English Language Learners.
Pattern learning key to children’s language development is the headline of a report on a new study. It just reinforces the value of inductive teaching, which is why I’m adding it to The Best Resources About Inductive Learning & Teaching.
The Department of Education has announced a badly-needed research initiative on Asian American and Pacific Islander ELLs. Here’s a video announcement about it:
The languages the world is trying to learn, according to Duolingo https://t.co/pLRZBYsF3i
— Quartz (@qz) May 7, 2016
.@JohnKingatED:Too many teachers leave preparation programs without learning how to work with English language learners #ewa16
— Emmanuel Felton (@emmanuelfelton) May 2, 2016
The Home Language: An English Language Learner’s Most Valuable Resource | By Dr. Fred Genesee | https://t.co/8wR1jvXZb5 #ELL #ELLChat #DLL
— Colorín Colorado (@ColorinColorado) May 4, 2016
New episode! What if we had universal translators? https://t.co/ifLKeCtP9a pic.twitter.com/cTFn7GFVxE
— Rose Eveleth (@roseveleth) May 3, 2016
Here’s a video showing newcomers in a math class:
I’ve added it to The Best Online Videos Showing ESL/EFL Teachers In The Classroom.