Dual Credit Programs That Work

17/12/2017

All too often, dual credit for college and high school do not deliver the promised skills. How can this situation be improved? Read more about it here at http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/high_school_and_beyond/2017/11/four_ways_to_build_a_good_program_for_college_credit_in_high_school.html

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English Learners and College Readiness

13/12/2017

What are essential steps in preparing your English learners for college? Find a list of strategies at http://newsmanager.commpartners.com/tesolc/issues/2017-12-01/2.html


US ESL PD Corner: High school ELLs at risk. Neither college- nor career-ready

18/11/2017

The sad state of US English learners and their college and career readiness is a frequent topic in education circles. Find the presentation at http://tesol.sclivelearningcenter.com/index.aspx


Effective English Business Writing Skills

15/11/2017

Teaching professional writing is a special responsibility.  Read more in Exercises to teach the nuances of business writing to ELLs at http://exclusive.multibriefs.com/content/exercises-to-teach-the-nuances-of-business-writing-to-ells/education


Teach This to Your English Students

07/11/2017

Don’t overdo it with your “big” words!  The Secret To Sounding Smart? Using Simple Language at https://www.fastcompany.com/3052242/the-secret-to-sounding-smart-using-simple-language

 


Video: English SMALL GROUP SPEECHES

06/11/2017


Six Top Industries For Multilingual Employees

04/11/2017

Many school counselors do not know for which careers multilinguals are particularly prepared.   Please share this piece with your colleagues:  6 Top Industries For Multilingual Employees https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/6-top-industries-for-multilingual-employees_us_59cbca20e4b028e6bb0a6742

Some categories are:

  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality and Customer Service
  • Finance
  • Law Enforcement
  • Education
  • Social Services

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