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When English Doesn't Come Easy - Language Magazine

When English Doesn't Come Easy - Language Magazine | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Language Magazine When English Doesn't Come Easy Language Magazine At the core of our guidebook are a set of effective strategies that teachers can use regularly in classrooms that include English learners and students with learning difficulties.1...
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5 Must-Have Apps for Elementary School Students

5 Must-Have Apps for Elementary School Students | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
These 5 must-have apps for elementary school kids will help ensure that their time spent online is safe and productive. (RT @vidavibrante: 5 Must-Have Apps for Elementary School Students.
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The Talking Cure: Teaching Mathematical Discourse

The Talking Cure: Teaching Mathematical Discourse | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
With the Common Core State Standards hovering, a middle school math teacher discusses her efforts to help her students reason abstractly and approach problems more systematically.
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How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World?

How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World? | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Educators are always striving to find ways to make curriculum relevant in students’ everyday lives.
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Top 12 Teaching and Learning articles for 2012, parts 1 & 2 [Bart]

“@mkostina: Top 12 #Teaching and #Learning articles for 2012, parts 1 & 2 [Bart]. http://t.co/MDmZcRny”; @phi_school
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Language Education We Can Use

Language Education We Can Use | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Foreign-language education needs to change dramatically to become more useful for students in the global economy, David Young and J.B. Buxton write.
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13 Of The Best Special Needs Apps of 2012

13 Of The Best Special Needs Apps of 2012 | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
13 Of The Best Special Needs Apps of 2012 : phonics genius, phonemic awareness, ece, special education

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The Brainstormer – Spin a Wheel of Story Starters

The Brainstormer – Spin a Wheel of Story Starters | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Brainstormer is an app that started out as a website in 2009. The web version has been replaced the the iPad app that quickly generates story starters for you. The basic Brainstormer app has three ...

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50 Of The Best Resources For iPads In Education

50 Of The Best Resources For iPads In Education | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
50 Of The Best Resources For iPads In Education

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English Language FAQ: Most used word in the English language?

English Language FAQ: Most used word in the English language? | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
RT @eslreading: #English #Language FAQ: Most frequently spoken #word? http://t.co/9l4j34Cm #efl #elt #esl #teachingenglish #etymology #esol #englishlanguage
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TESOL Connections - January 2013

RT @JohnSegota: Free #TESOL Journal Article on Use and Misuse of #Academic Words in #Writing http://t.co/j3g1nq27 by @TESOL_Assn #ESL #ELT #EFL #ELLChat
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How 'Deferred Action' Will Affect Classrooms : NPR

How 'Deferred Action' Will Affect Classrooms  : NPR | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
The new year could bring new challenges to the nation's schools and students. Host Michel Martin discusses what's ahead with NPR Education Correspondent, Claudio Sanchez.
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Top 10 foreign language faux pas: in pictures - Telegraph

Top 10 foreign language faux pas: in pictures - Telegraph | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Just when you think you're getting to grips with a foreign language, a "false friend" can leave you red-faced and tongue-tied. Anne Merritt explains how to avoid them.

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Kate Kinsella - Students Need Multiple Exposure.mov

Academic vocabulary is an essential piece of English fluency and a critical component of academic success. Dr. Kinsella demonstrates how a dictionary designe... (LOOK WHO WILL BE AT CABE 2013....

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Teaching in Room 6: Understanding Those Words

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Teaching in Room 6: Understanding Those Words http://t.co/WbgpGZKE
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Why Highlighting Is a Waste of Time: The Best and Worst Learning Techniques

Why Highlighting Is a Waste of Time: The Best and Worst Learning Techniques | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Some of the most common strategies for retaining knowledge are the least effective, according to a new report (The best and worst learning strategies | http://t.co/DSvjvvhb via @TIMEIdeas #mschat #elemchat...
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States Show Spotty Progress on Education Gauges

States Show Spotty Progress on Education Gauges | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Prekindergarten, K-12, and college- and career-readiness indicators show gains, but other Quality Counts measures are mixed. (The 2013 edition of Quality Counts is now available, grading states on various education gauges.
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6 Google+ Hangouts All About Education Technology - Edudemic

6 Google+ Hangouts All About Education Technology - Edudemic | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Google is wrapping up a lengthy series of Google+ Hangouts that featured notable educators and thought leaders discussing education technology and more.
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Education

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Very helpful strategies on vocabulary instruction to English language learners! #ell #ellchat #education #edchat #educhat (RT @califone: Very helpful strategies on vocabulary instruction to English language learners!
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10 Tips for Teaching Grammar According to the Common Core > Eye On Education

10 Tips for Teaching Grammar According to the Common Core > Eye On Education | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
The following blog post is part of a blog series called "Comments on the Common Core," written by Eye On Education's Senior Editor, Lauren Dav...
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A list of All The Best iPad Apps Teachers Need

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A list of All The Best iPad Apps Teachers Need | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it

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Croak.it! So amazing I can’t imagine life without it! | Teaching with Tablets

Croak.it! So amazing I can’t imagine life without it! | Teaching with Tablets | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
"Croak.it is a free website that allows the user to record 30 second audio clips. The audio recording is then uploaded to a personalized website and available to anyone who has the link. The developers created the site for users to “Push.
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Teaching - Spanish

Teaching - Spanish | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Bilingual (Spanish/English) magazine. Great for beginner-intermediate level learners to practice reading skills. (Bilingual (Spanish/English) magazine.
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Encouraging Teachers to Teach Creativity

Encouraging Teachers to Teach Creativity | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Teaching teachers to teach creativity is a professional development challenge. Teachers need to model their own creative thinking process.
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7 Fun Ways to Use QR Codes In Education - Edudemic

7 Fun Ways to Use QR Codes In Education - Edudemic | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
My students absolutely love using those black and white boxes in their activities. It's beyond simple (and fun) to deploy QR codes in education.
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