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:
UL Professional Development Essentials is from Stanford’s Understanding Language.
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Ways To Keep-Up With Current ELL/ESL/EFL News & Research:
#DidYouKnow? The Common Core of Data has information on funding amounts for SEAs and LEAs to support educating #ELs, the numbers of ELs at the local level, and graduation rates. Learn more > https://t.co/s45zAgcnz1 @EdNCES #MLLAdvocacy2022 pic.twitter.com/L5qBXhLOHt
— ASKNCELA1 (@ASKNCELA1) April 29, 2022
This next tweet shares a student handout for them to create a “Language Map”:
Here’s the handout I use w/HS ELD. https://t.co/JhJ3mgwKGJ I intentionally leave out a completed sample to prevent “cookie cutter” maps. It’s a good time to bond w/Ss Wk 1. We sit around a table & chat about our languages while reading directions & designing. I learn a lot!
— Alycia Owen (@alycia_owen) April 28, 2022
— Dr. Andrea Honigsfeld (@AndreaHonigsfel) April 28, 2022
Addressing the Impact of COVID-19 on Multilingual Learners* and Their Social and Emotional Well-Being is an infographic from OELA.
7 IDEAS FOR PECHA KUCHA IN THE CLASSROOM is from ELT Education. I’m adding it to THE BEST RESOURCES FOR HELPING STUDENTS PREPARE A PECHA KUCHA PRESENTATION – PLEASE SUGGEST MORE.