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Bilingual Education & English Language Learners - Lesley ...

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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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Teachers: what would help you serve English learners? - 89.3 KPCC (blog)

Teachers: what would help you serve English learners? - 89.3 KPCC (blog) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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Teachers: what would help you serve English learners?
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... school class at the Cordova Villa Elementary School in Rancho Cordova.
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Test Yourself | ELL Practice - New York Times (blog)

Test Yourself | ELL Practice
New York Times (blog)
Note: As we explained last week, we'll be publishing a new type of Test Yourself question, one just for English-Language Learners, each Monday morning this school year.
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The ESOL Odyssey: What is an ESOL specialist and what do they do?

The ESOL Odyssey: What is an ESOL specialist and what do they do? | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
I'm starting a new series here on my blog called "Putting the Pieces Together for Effective ESOL". Throughout this series, I will share information about what is going on in the ESOL world, up-to-date research, different ESOL ...
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Many Charters Not Reporting English-Learners, GAO Finds - Blogs ...

Many Charters Not Reporting English-Learners, GAO Finds - Blogs ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
More than a third of charter schools in 2010-11 did not report the number of English-language learners in their data collections for the federal government.
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Test Yourself | ELL Practice, Aug. 19, 2013 - New York Times (blog)

Test Yourself | ELL Practice, Aug. 19, 2013 - New York Times (blog) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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In the 2012-13 school year, Mr. Ferlazzo wrote a popular monthly series for us called Ideas for E.L.L.'s.
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College Lectures for Advanced ELLs: Academic Earth | TESOL Blog

College Lectures for Advanced ELLs: Academic Earth | TESOL Blog | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Alexandra Lowe shares an online resource for advanced and higher ed ELLs that can spark discussion and lively debate, and can lay the groundwork for essays.
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New Orleans Schools Face Complaint About Treatment of ELL Families - Education Week News (blog)

New Orleans Schools Face Complaint About Treatment of ELL Families - Education Week News (blog) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
New Orleans Schools Face Complaint About Treatment of ELL Families Education Week News (blog) A new complaint alleging that some charter schools in New Orleans are discriminating against the non-English-speaking parents of Vietnamese and Latino...
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Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners - Education Week News

Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners - Education Week News | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners Education Week News Eighth grade English-learners who took the 2011 earth, life, and physical sciences portion of the National Assessment of Educational Progress, or NAEP, for example, scored an...
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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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Analysis of a PARCC ELA Assessment Task Through an ELL Lens ...

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As you may have heard, the Common Core assessment consortium PARCC just released new sample items last week in English language arts (ELA) in grades 3-11 and in mathematics in grades 3-8 and high school.
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The ESOL Odyssey: How to collaborate effectively with your ESOL ...

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Most schools in the United States these days have an ESOL Specialist. I talked in my last post in this series about what an ESOL specialist is and what they do. This post is centered on how to effectively collaborate with your ...
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I Have a Dream Speech: Teaching Adult ELLs Parallelism | TESOL ...

I Have a Dream Speech: Teaching Adult ELLs Parallelism | TESOL ... | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
Alexandra Lowe shares a lesson in which she utilizes video, voice recordings, and transcripts of MLK's speech to teach ELLs about the power of parallelism.
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Common Core poses big challenge for students, big opportunity for teachers | EdSource Today

Common Core poses big challenge for students, big opportunity for teachers | EdSource Today | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
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For Young ELLs, Learning in Two Languages Best, Review Says - Education Week News (blog)

For Young ELLs, Learning in Two Languages Best, Review Says - Education Week News (blog) | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
For Young ELLs, Learning in Two Languages Best, Review Says Education Week News (blog) In fact, evidence suggests that total immersion in English in the preschool years for students who speak another language at home leads to a loss of their first...
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Chaplin & Keaton Silent Movies For English Language Learners ...

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Chaplin & Keaton Silent Movies For English Language Learners. July 31, 2013 by Larry Ferlazzo | 1 Comment. I think the old silent movies of Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton are great for English Language Learners.
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ELL Assessment Groups Move Ahead on Standards, New Tests

ELL Assessment Groups Move Ahead on Standards, New Tests | English Learners, ESOL Teachers | Scoop.it
For teachers who work with English-language learners, there's more to grasp than the new common standards in English/language arts and mathematics and the coming assessments that go with them. Also coming are new ...
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