Four 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:
In this Kentucky town, refugees can go to a public high school designed for them appeared in The Washington Post.
You Are Already a Leader: Identifying Your Leadership Skills on Behalf of ELLs is from Colorin Colorado.
Ten Easy Homework Tasks to Set is from Busy Teacher. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About Homework Issues.
Teaching English With Authentic Video is from English Attack. I’m adding it to The Best Popular Movies/TV Shows For ESL/EFL.
Translation platforms cannot replace humans is from The Economist. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Learning About Google Translate.
Uneven reclassification of ELs impacts student grad rates is from Cabinet Report. I’m adding it to The Best Resources For Learning About The Ins & Outs Of Reclassifying ELLs.
Understanding the Language Acquisition Process: The First Step in Understanding the Needs of ELs is by Rosa Isiah.
Teaching Immigrant Students to Look Forward is by Mary Ann Zehr at Ed Week.
Writing Language Objectives: 4 Categories to Consider is by Jana Echevarria.
What Works for English-Language Learners is from Ed Week.
— Emily Francis (@emilyfranESL) April 17, 2017
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Resources For Teaching The Next Generation Science Standards To English Language Learners:
Supporting #Ells in #science? Continuing the work @ValentinaESL supporting ELLs in the content areas. How to make 5E work for ELLs. @katyool pic.twitter.com/PxJ8Dal3i6
— Karen E Lewis (@KarenElizLewis) May 2, 2017