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.
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Here are this week’s choices:
4 Practical Ways to Make Instruction Accessible for Multilingual Learners is by Valentina Gonzalez.
English learners in college: From marginalized to invisible is from The Hechinger Report.
Will a universal screening test for dyslexia mislabel California’s English learners? is from Ed Source.
I’m adding this video to The Best Online Videos Showing ESL/EFL Teachers In The Classroom:
Check out this Q&A document for parents from @MigrationPolicy which aims to help parents and other community members understand why and how students who are #ELs take #standardizedtests. The resource is also available in Spanish. Download > https://t.co/0OoRqlOtmc
— ASKNCELA1 (@ASKNCELA1) March 4, 2022
I’m adding this video to The Best Sites To Practice Speaking English:
Elizabeth Emmons created these great visualizations of academic vocabulary words. Here’s a PDF version. I’m adding it to The Best Websites For Developing Academic English Skills & Vocabulary.
‘Why Was I Born a Girl?’ An Afghan Poem Inspires U.S. Students is from The NY Times.
English proficiency is not a measure of intelligence.
If anything, juggling multiple languages is! https://t.co/MAXfitUXGq
— Tan K Huynh (he/his) 🇱🇦🇺🇸🇹🇭🏳️🌈 (@TanKHuynh) February 23, 2022
NEW: Engaging MLs in Daily Academic Conversations. #ELLchat #ELs #MLs #ESL #educoach #ELA #sschat @Larryferlazzo @ValentinaESL @TanKHuynh
EL/ML educator @JennyVo15 shares 4 favorite ways to engage multilingual learners in skill-building academic talk.https://t.co/V74Iu6mcX3 pic.twitter.com/fhbLs93LRx
— MiddleWeb (@middleweb) March 7, 2022