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English-Language Learner Definition

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English-language learners, or ELLs, are students who are unable to communicate fluently or learn effectively in English, who often come from non-English-speaking homes and backgrounds, and who typically require specialized or modified instruction in both the English language and in their academic courses. Educators use a number of terms when referring to English-language learners, including […]
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Helping English Language Learners Who Struggle in School

Helping English Language Learners Who Struggle in School | education | Scoop.it
English language learners often struggle in American classrooms. How can parents and teachers determine if there's more going on, such as a learning disability? There are methods to help pinpoint the cause.
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three types of difficulties 

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Migrant Students: What We Need to Know to Help Them Succeed | ELL Topics from A-Z | Colorín Colorado

A snapshot of current migrant students' demographics, academic achievement data, & challenges they face, as well as recommendations for educators to help them succeed.
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Cooperative Learning Strategies | Colorín Colorado

Cooperative Learning has been proven to be effective for all types of students, including English language learners (ELLs), because it promotes learning and fosters respect and friendships among diverse groups of students. Here are some classroom learning tasks that allow for collaboration and teamwork.
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coorpative learning helps el students understandmore. they feel more conifident in small groups and learing visually helps as well. watching their peers sove problems 9something like a role model) maybe hav something like team leaders but switch up the kids so they show different skills


do small games such as round table or write round and after ask what have they learned from this 

maybe instead of group assign a worksheet to two student to work in a pair

or readin in groups

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Easing young students into English: Student Research Center - powered by EBSCOhost

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Helping English Language Learners Who Struggle in School

Helping English Language Learners Who Struggle in School | education | Scoop.it
English language learners often struggle in American classrooms. How can parents and teachers determine if there's more going on, such as a learning disability? There are methods to help pinpoint the cause.
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type one : keeping up and practices

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Connecting with ELL Families | Colorín Colorado

Teachers who work with English language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building children's books, stories, activities, ideas, strategies to help PreK-3 and 4-8 students learn to read. Información sobre la adquisición del inglés como segundo idioma. Para que padres, familias y maestros de niños latinos ayuden a sus hijos a leer, escribir y triunfar.
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ELL | Classroom Challenges | Focus on Effectiveness

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the percentage of ell students keepincreasing and improving their tests scores  since theuyre expected to learn a new language while subject  area content but o need more improvement

these students 

 brinign their home culture into classroms having then notice patterns and practicing their communication complex ideas ( teachers job has become bigger)

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What the Research Says About Effective Strategies for ELL Students | ELL Topics from A-Z | Colorín Colorado

Teachers who work with English language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building children's books, stories, activities, ideas, strategies to help PreK-3 and 4-8 students learn to read. Información sobre la adquisición del inglés como segundo idioma. Para que padres, familias y maestros de niños latinos ayuden a sus hijos a leer, escribir y triunfar.
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Ell students usually come from lower income families and have poor effects on english proficiencys . Different states deal w this problems in different ways.  some are just regularly tranferred to english classrooms. virginia university believes they have acedemic excellence while califiornia and massechussetts researched that there is no "superiority of one English learner instructional approach over another" 

 

only 40 percent of ell students meet critia after ten years of calfornia schooling

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CLARK COUNTY SCHOOLS: Majority of year-round schools will return to nine-mo...: Student Research Center - powered by EBSCOhost

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ccsd year round schools

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