Students with Learning Disabilities Can Learn New Languages

12/10/2017

An important topic in today’s inclusive classrooms.  Read more https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/students-with-learning-disabilities-can-learn-new-languages/3991760.html

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Easy Lesson Differentiation

02/10/2017

Great tips and great use of technology in 5 Quick and easy adaptations for students with learning differences. Read more at https://educationblog.microsoft.com/2017/09/5-easy-adaptations-learners-extra-needs/#mhRvQoZLS1A96F21.99

 


How to create a dyslexia-friendly environment in your school

05/09/2017

Do you know how to accommodate your learners with dyslexia?  Chances are you had, have, or will have someone with this challenge in your learner groups.  Therefore, it is important to have some strategies ready to remove barriers to learning for your students.  Find a good resource at https://www.eschoolnews.com/2017/09/04/ew-dyslexia-friendly-school/?ps=cbroady0%40georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec

What you can find in this link, excerpt:

According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress, 80 percent of students with learning disabilities have dyslexia. In order to create a learning environment that feels safe, comfortable and empowering for students, schools need to adhere to basic guiding principles. In “Creating a Dyslexia-Friendly School,” Terrie Noland, national director, Educator Engagement for Learning Ally, presented on early intervention for dyslexic students, using the right AT (assistive technology) tools and accommodations for each learner, and creating environments in which students can thrive.


Info About Dyslexia All English Language Teachers Should Know

14/03/2017

A presentation relevant to all English teachers. Find it here:


Dyslexia and Language Learning

09/03/2017

A full presentation here:  https://www.slideshare.net/myouman/dyslexia-or-second-language-learning


Supporting Bilingual Children With Special Education Needs

21/02/2017

Source:  https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/life-bilingual/201701/supporting-bilingual-children-special-education-needs

Great summary of research findings!


27 TOOLS FOR DIVERSE LEARNERS

29/09/2016

Check the tools aligned with their purpose here

https://www.iste.org/explore/articledetail?articleid=434&category=toolbox&article=27+tools+for+diverse+learners


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