Creating a Research-Based Program for ESL

19/12/2017

Which programs work and which ones do not? This question is often not asked in district and school ESL programs. All too often, schools resort to pull-out or push-in models, which often result in less than desired achievements in content language and concepts. Read about research on dual language programs and how they can improve English and content skills at http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/learning-the-language/2017/11/dual_language_immersion_programs_boost_student_achievement_in_english.html

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Free Downloadable Resource Book: What Teachers Should Know About Instruction for English Language Learners

29/08/2017

Great resource foe educators at http://educationnorthwest.org/sites/default/files/resources/what-teachers-should-know-about-instruction-for-ells.pdf

Excerpt of the executive summary:

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Working with newcomers and beginning-level ELLs across content areas

17/04/2017

Read more about Myth, facts, and practical tips at  http://exclusive.multibriefs.com/content/working-with-newcomers-and-beginning-level-ells-across-content-areas/education

 

 


How a US School District Changes it’s Approach to ESL Services

01/04/2017

Read Chesterfield schools focus on class size reduction for English-language learners, shift away from more segregated service model at http://www.richmond.com/news/local/chesterfield/chesterfield-schools-focus-on-class-size-reduction-for-english-language/article_5cc02248-3531-5aa3-9c2e-fe9a5d49b670.html


ESL: Supporting Our Newcomers with Literature

23/02/2017

Source:  https://www.cli.org/blog/supporting-newcomers-literature/

Examples of literature


Graphic Communication in Classrooms: Great for Beginning Student, Great for Classroom Management Overall

25/08/2016

Find the entire article here:  https://tekhnologic.wordpress.com/2016/07/02/hieroglyphics-for-teachers-graphic-communication-in-the-classroom/

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New Tool for US Schools Released by the US Department of Education

04/07/2016

Please find the free book here for downloading

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