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:
I’ve found Short Conversations at LanternFish useful. I’m adding it to The Best Sites For Developing English Conversational Skills, which I just updated and revised.
U.S. Quietly Lifts Limit on Number of Refugees Allowed In is from The New York Times.
English with Youtubers – Niga Higa´s Draw Your Life is a nice lesson idea from engames.
English learners: Struggling CT schools ignore a proven path is from The CT Mirror.
How To Make the BEST of Co-Teaching is by Valentina Gonzalez.
In Oklahoma, Special Graduation Celebrates Achievements of English-Language Learner Students is from NBC News.
Rural Iowa Districts Tackle the English-Language Learner Teacher Shortage is from Ed Week.
The May 2017 Focus Bulletin from WIDA is on Focus on ELLs with Disabilities: Identifying ELLs with Specific Learning Disabilities. I’m adding it to The Best Resources On Assisting ELLs With Special Needs – Help Me Find More.
Avoiding The Plagiarism Epidemic in Your ESL Classroom by @LesleyVos is from TeacherCast.
A6) which one builds meaning? #ELLCHAT pic.twitter.com/PDDobsXhYK
— Sarah Guedry (@MrsGuedry) May 23, 2017
Some of my faves for output: (on top portion) #txtesol4 pic.twitter.com/dhXepCqsiC
— Karen E Lewis (@KarenElizLewis) May 24, 2017