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PowToon Animated Presentations For Class Projects

PowToon Animated Presentations For Class Projects | CLASS STUFF | Scoop.it

PowToon is a new animated presentation tool that can be used by students or teachers to create videos or just presentations. If you’ve used Prezi before, you’ll definitely like this! We even made our EdTech discovery app campaign video with it.


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British primary school where every single pupil is 'foreign' and speaks English as a second language (but it still received a glowing report from Ofsted)

British primary school where every single pupil is 'foreign' and speaks English as a second language (but it still received a glowing report from Ofsted) | CLASS STUFF | Scoop.it

Headteacher Christine Parker, pictured with some of her pupils, has driven up standards at Gladstone Primary School in Peterborough, where children speak 20 languages.

A primary school with more than 400 pupils has become the first in the country where no children speak English as their mother tongue.

Punjabi Urdu, Portuguese, Czech, Polish, Russian and several African dialects are among the 20 foreign languages spoken at Gladstone Primary School.

But it has thrived in the face of adversity. Only 14 months ago the school was rated ‘inadequate’ by Ofsted, the lowest of four ratings. Last month it was upgraded to ‘good’, the second highest

 

Some 358 of the 440 pupils were raised speaking Punjabi Urdu, according to Department for Education figures. The language is used in parts of Pakistan and India.

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British citizenship test tightened

British citizenship test tightened | CLASS STUFF | Scoop.it
From October this year people wishing to become British citizens will have to pass both an English test and a test on life in the UK. (English as a second language is an important skill.
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Board Games for ESL Vocabulary, Grammar, Teaching, Practice, Learning

Board Games for ESL, Interactive Board Games for Teaching English Vocabulary and Grammar, Practice English Vocabulary, Vocabulary Activities, Grammar Activities, for ESL Kids, Crocodile Board Game Online, Games for Beginners, Board Games for Teaching...
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Who cares if immigrants have English as a second language?

Who cares if immigrants have English as a second language? | CLASS STUFF | Scoop.it
Hugh Muir: It's understandable to be frustrated when the person behind the counter has no English, but what really upsets people is hearing other languages in shops or buses

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Intensive English Programs & ESL Courses | CSI ESL Academy

Intensive English Programs & ESL Courses | CSI ESL Academy | CLASS STUFF | Scoop.it
The ESL Academy’s Intensive English Program offers focused classroom and computer-based English as Second Language to prepare students for college.
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