Six 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 2020.
In addition, look for our new book on teaching ELLs, which was published in the Spring of 2018 and learn about our next book.
Here are this week’s choices:
Call to Delay In-Person English Learner Tests is from Language Magazine.
Foreign language learners should be exposed to slang in the classroom and here’s why…. is from Science Daily.
Making Online Lessons More Interactive and Engaging is from ELT Experiences.
SUPPORTS FOR STUDENTS WHO ARE ENGLISH LEARNERS is a new research brief from Ed Research For Recovery. I’m adding it to The Best Ways To Keep-Up With Current ELL/ESL/EFL News & Research.
USCIS Announces Plans to Revert to the 2008 Version of the Naturalization Civics Test is from Citizenship News. I’m adding it to The Best Websites For Learning About Civic Participation & Citizenship.
EL assessment challenges remain despite testing flexibilities is from K-12 Education Dive.
Rise in Migrant Children Tests Biden Border Strategy is from The Wall Street Journal (see Should Schools Start Preparing For A Wave Of Unaccompanied Minor Refugees?).
What can we learn from this winter storm? I see direct parallels to what we do as Ts of #ELs & #SLIFE. Thanks to everyone listening. Would love to hear your thoughts. #BoostingAchievement #ESOL #Ellchat pic.twitter.com/MRx4eHI0HX
— Carol Salva (@MsSalvac) February 20, 2021