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Apps for English Learners (ı)

Apps for English Learners (ı) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
You don't have time to open your coursebooks, workbooks or Multimedia CDs but you have time to do something on your mobile phones. Let's do something for English with these cool apps. Grammar Apps ...
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ELLs and Nation's Report Card: No Change in Reading and Math Performance

ELLs and Nation's Report Card: No Change in Reading and Math Performance | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
English-language learner performance on the National Assessment of Educational Progress has stayed fairly stagnant in recent years.
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Teaching English to Students with Learning Difficulties (LDs) - Articles - UsingEnglish.com

How to teach ESL to to students with Learning Difficulties
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Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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Language Facts Around The World

Language Facts Around The World | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Yes, we all know there are languages aplenty across the globe, but did you know that roughly 1/4 of the world's population knows a bit of English... and that 12.44% of the world's population speaks Mandarin as a first language?
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Common Core Ratchets Up Language Demands for English-Learners

Common Core Ratchets Up Language Demands for English-Learners | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
The Common Core State Standards' focus on persuasion, analysis, and other discourse skills is accelerating the push to teach English-language learners to master "academic" English.
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Apple to promote Mac Apps for education and enterprise with new ...

Apple to promote Mac Apps for education and enterprise with new ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Apple has informed Mac developers that it is preparing to launch the ability for educational institutions and developers to purchase apps from the Mac App Store in volume for a discount. The upcoming feature was announced ...
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Fun To Teach ESL - Teaching English as a Second Language ...

Fun To Teach ESL - Teaching English as a Second Language ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
This blog is for all ESL and ELD teachers involved in the education of English Language Learners! ... Click on the TITLE of the post to see what others are saying and to let us know your thoughts, questions, insights and comments.
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Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the ...

Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
I've started a somewhat regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web related to ESL/EFL or to language in general that have caught my attention: PARCC's Common Math Tests to Be ...
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Learning New Language Has Significant Impact on Brain Structure

Learning New Language Has Significant Impact on Brain Structure | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
The age at which children learn a new language can have a significant impact on the adult brain structure, suggests a new finding.
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Ed. Dept. Seeks Feedback on Supporting English-Learners

Ed. Dept. Seeks Feedback on Supporting English-Learners | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Federal education officials are looking for guidance on how to improve the services and information they provide on English-language learners.
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ESL/ELL/Bilingual - Curriculum Collection at WCSU - Research ...

He provides an abundance of ELL, ESL and EFL teaching materials, resources, and ideas. He also shares ... It is funded by the U.S.
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New Interesting Chart on Growth Vs Fixed Mindsets ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New Interesting Chart on Growth Vs Fixed Mindsets ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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Learning a New Language Is the Newest Method for Teaching English Effectively, eReflect States

Learning a New Language Is the Newest Method for Teaching English Effectively, eReflect States | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
eReflect announced today that learning a new language provides insights into how to teach English to ESL students in an efficient and practical manner.
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Teaching Your Students How to Have a Conversation

Teaching Your Students How to Have a Conversation | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
I was recently in a third grade classroom and was struck by the presence of rules that were posted for how to have a conversation. The poster said, "Each person must contribute to the discussion but
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ESL and Classroom Teachers Team Up to Teach Common Core - Education Week News

ESL and Classroom Teachers Team Up to Teach Common Core - Education Week News | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Education Week News ESL and Classroom Teachers Team Up to Teach Common Core Education Week News Earlier this year, the TESOL International Association, the professional organization for teachers who specialize in working with English-learners,...
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ESL and Classroom Teachers Team Up to Teach Common Core

ESL and Classroom Teachers Team Up to Teach Common Core | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
In some schools, the new standards are leading to a closer collaboration between content-area teachers and those who serve students with special needs.
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Common Core and English-Learners: Teaching Math and Language

Common Core and English-Learners: Teaching Math and Language | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Math and language-acquisition experts on the Understanding Language team have released their first major package of free common-core math instructional resources for ELLs.
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Noyo Releases Autism Friendly English Flashcard App for English Language ... - PR Web (press release)

Noyo Releases Autism Friendly English Flashcard App for English Language ... - PR Web (press release) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Noyo Releases Autism Friendly English Flashcard App for English Language ...
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Bilingual Education & English Language Learners - Lesley ...

Bilingual Education & English Language Learners - Lesley ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Bilingual Education & English Language Learners Tags: articles, bilingual, bilingual_education, books, education, ell, english_language_learners, language, lesley_university, library, search_tips, teachers, teaching, ...
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English Language Learners: Shifting to an Asset-Based Paradigm / Estudiantes del Idioma Inglés: Valorizando los Aportes Que Brindan | Voices in Urban Education

English Language Learners: Shifting to an Asset-Based Paradigm / Estudiantes del Idioma Inglés: Valorizando los Aportes Que Brindan | Voices in Urban Education | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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An entire issue focused on what educators of ELs have known all along...our ELs are an asset to our schools and to our society!

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Why your brain may work like a dictionary - life - New Scientist

Why your brain may work like a dictionary - life - New Scientist | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
A new analysis of the links between definitions of English words has uncovered structures that may resemble how our brains represent language
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Dual-Language Students Make Case for Bilingualism in Documentary

Dual-Language Students Make Case for Bilingualism in Documentary | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
"Speaking in Tongues" features four diverse students and their journey through dual-language programs in San Francisco.
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New Guide To Help States Commonly Define English-Learners - Education Week News (blog)

New Guide To Help States Commonly Define English-Learners - Education Week News (blog) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
New Guide To Help States Commonly Define English-Learners
Education Week News (blog)
Can Florida agree with California on who an English-language learner is?
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