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How to Save Science: Education, the Gender Gap, and the Next ...

How to Save Science: Education, the Gender Gap, and the Next ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
A library of cross-disciplinary interestingness and combinatorial creativity.
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Study shows immigrant students succeed in education

Study shows immigrant students succeed in education | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
There are relatively few differences in problem solving, mathematics and science achievement between immigrant students and non-immigrant students after accounting for socio-economic status, literacy, recency of arrival ...
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When education is not a given: 8 inspiring TED Talks

When education is not a given: 8 inspiring TED Talks | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
From age 6 through age 11, Shabana Basij-Rasikh risked her life to go to school. TED Talks about why education cannot be taken for granted.
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The School-to-Prison Pipeline - Tolerance.org

The School-to-Prison Pipeline - Tolerance.org | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
The School-to-Prison Pipeline Tolerance.org When combined with zero-tolerance policies, a teacher's decision to refer students for punishment can mean they are pushed out of the classroom—and much more likely to be introduced into the criminal...
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This issue has loads of info on building a school culture foe ELs. Check out the whole issue!

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ED TECH vs EDUCATION | Connected Principals

ED TECH vs EDUCATION | Connected Principals | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Picture courtesy of bu.edu This post was written for our school newsletter As many of you may know, I am active on twitter. I recently ...
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iPads at MMSD: Online resources for Math, ELL, ELA and History

iPads at MMSD: Online resources for Math, ELL, ELA and History | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
If you find yourself looking for more resources on Math, History or ELL, your best chance is to check out blogs or feeds dedicated to these topics. A lot of them include video archives, tech tools and tutorials for them, and ...
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BBC - Skillswise - English

BBC - Skillswise - English | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
BBC Skillswise enables adults to improve reading, writing and number skills. Level one and entry level three literacy and numeracy resources - worksheets, quizzes and games.

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engVid: Free Videos Online for English Learners - Center for ...

engVid: Free Videos Online for English Learners - Center for ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
From http://www.engvid.com. From the engVid website: Learn English for free with 457 video lessons by experienced native-speaker teachers. New classes are added three times a week, covering grammar, vocabulary, ...
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Deeper Learning: Why Cross-Curricular Teaching is Essential ...

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Blogger Ben Johnson makes the case for cross-curricular teaching and how it leads to deeper learning.
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New Internationalist Easier English Wiki

New Internationalist Easier English Wiki | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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Internationalist magazine with articles on a reading level that may allow more of your ELs access. Leveled reading and non-fiction text. Common core ready!

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Cobb County ESOL: Six Principles for ELL Instruction

Stanford University has released six principles to guide administrators, academic coaches, ESOL teachers, curriculum supervisors, school principals as they work to develop instruction that is aligned to Common Core.
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Distilling some insights from Second Language Acquisition Research

Distilling some insights from Second Language Acquisition Research | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Since its inception, I've wanted the EDLL blog to be among other things, a portal into the academic world of second language acquisition research, distilling the lessons and findings of researchers into actionable ideas for ...

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Principles for ELL Instruction - January 2013 | Understanding Language

Principles for ELL Instruction - January 2013 | Understanding Language | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Understanding Language is devoted to improving education for English Language Learners in light of the new Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.
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Six principles for daily instruction regardless of grade, proficiency level or program model How are YOU doing?

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Ideas for English Language Learners | What Does It Mean to Be a Citizen? - New York Times (blog)

Ideas for English Language Learners | What Does It Mean to Be a Citizen? - New York Times (blog) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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Ideas for English Language Learners | What Does It Mean to Be a Citizen?
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Study shows immigrant students succeed in education

Study shows immigrant students succeed in education | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
There are relatively few differences in problem solving, mathematics and science achievement between immigrant students and non-immigrant students after accounting for socio-economic status, literacy, recency of arrival ...
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5 Ways The Education Technology Of 2013 Will Improve

5 Ways The Education Technology Of 2013 Will Improve | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
5 Ways The Education Technology Of 2013 Will Improve.
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Raki's Rad Resources: Basket, Buggy, Cart or Trolley?

Raki's Rad Resources: Basket, Buggy, Cart or Trolley? | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Do you enjoy the weekly TESOL Teaching Tips? Would you like to view an hour long presentation on this topic? I recently presented on Strategies for Teaching English Language Learners at the Everything's Intermediate ...
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ELL Policy and Mathematics Professional Development | The Voice

ELL Policy and Mathematics Professional Development | The Voice | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Daniel Battey discusses his co-authored paper, \"ELL Policy and Mathematics Professional Development Colliding: Placing Teacher Experimentation within a Sociopolitical Context\"
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Technology for Teaching: 10 Ways to Improve Classroom Learning - Huffington Post

Technology for Teaching: 10 Ways to Improve Classroom Learning - Huffington Post | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Technology for Teaching: 10 Ways to Improve Classroom Learning Huffington Post Teachers are at the forefront of kids' educational experiences, and it's now incumbent on them, as well as parents and school administrators, to provide children with...
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51 Education Podcasts For The 21st Century Teacher

51 Education Podcasts For The 21st Century Teacher | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Maybe you don't have time to sit down and sift through the latest education blogs for ideas and inspiration. If the thought of trying to carve out more hours in your day leaves you feeling overwhelmed, this list is for you.
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Ideas Put Forward for Reaching English Learners Through - School ...

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A new paper examines a variety of strategies for using technology to improve the language ability and content knowledge of English learners, a fast-growing.
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mikejharrison | ESOL teacher | New Internationalist Easier English ...

mikejharrison | ESOL teacher | New Internationalist Easier English ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
So, obviously a fantastic, critical-awareness-raising, and varied resource for teaching English! However, a fair number of ESOL/EFL students might not be able to access the wealth of such a reading resource because the ...
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The ESOL Odyssey: Product Swap: Little Match Girl

The ESOL Odyssey: Product Swap: Little Match Girl | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
This is perfect because I work with 4th grade ESOL students, and have 6 different groups that I work with, all at varied reading levels and language levels. The differentiated nature of this product was a HUGE bonus for me, ...
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Yes, the local languages are in trouble - The Guardian Nigeria

Yes, the local languages are in trouble The Guardian Nigeria He only understands and speaks English as his mother tongue, even his name 'James Green', contributed in further distancing his little mind from his cultural identity; his parents...

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What's Language Got to Do With It?

Tashi deleg! University of Melbourne graduate student Sara Ciesielski explains how children growing up in the Sherpa culture learn a lot more than words from...

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