USA: ELs and Gifted Programs


We all know that ELs are disproportionally underrepresented in G/T programs.  Read more in Too Few ELL Students Land in Gifted Classes at

Young Learners: Cute Spelling Activity


Young learners love tactile activities.  Find one example here in “Seek and Spell Activity for Kids” at


How Well do You Know the Countries South of the US Border?


Some interesting maps putting sizes into perspective.  Find them in 19 Maps That Will Change The Way You Look At Latin America at

Learning About Cultures By Their Books


An interesting list of 22 Ambassadors Recommend the One Book to Read Before Visiting Their Countries at

Immigrants in USA and “THE” Question


As an immigrant, I am asked this question daily.  I usually answer with my place of residence but then there is the follow-up question: Where are you ‘really’ from? Try another question.  This is also the title of an interesting reading found at


The 8 Best Audio/Video News and Current Affairs Websites to Learn English


Using authentic materials to learn English has many benefits.  However, which sites are best suited for classroom use?  Find 8 examples here at

Learn English Content Language: Virtually Visit Famous Museums


Great resource in Google Arts & Culture at

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