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Supporting English Language Learners: All Languages Welcomed Here

Supporting English Language Learners    All Languages Welcomed Here Author: Orhan Agirdag April 2009   In classrooms across the world, multilingual learning environments help students feel at home and accelerate language learning. Have you ever received an unexpected phone call from a teacher who was deeply worried about the achievement of his language learners? Did …

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‘Teaching artists’: creative ways to teach English to immigrant kids

‘Teaching artists’: creative ways to teach English to immigrant kids June 19, 2015 8.18pm AEST Author Liane Brouillette Associate Professor of Education, University of California, Irvine Bringing professional actors and dancers into the classroom may seem an unusual strategy for boosting the speaking skills of children who speak a language other than English at home. Yet, …

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English Language Learners: Becoming Fluent in Afterschool

English Language Learners: Becoming Fluent in Afterschool By CHRIS D'AGOSTINO Posted: Jun 10, 2011   English Language Learners (ELLs) are made up of a diverse group of individuals from across the world who are learning English for the first time. They also make up the fastest growing segment of the student population in United States public schools.  …

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Teaching English Language Learners: Strategies that Work

  Teaching English Language Learners: Strategies that Work     This article is excerpted from two books by authors Katharine Davies Samway and Dorothy Taylor: Teaching English Language Learners: Strategies that Work, K-5 and Teaching English Language Learners: Strategies that Work,Grades 6 to 12.   Teaching students to speak, read and write English has always been challenging. But …

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Promising Practices for Teaching English Language Learners

Promising Practices for Teaching English Language Learners January 6, 2018 By Natalie Truong. This post was originally published by iNACOL. Ensuring success for English language learner (ELL) students requires challenging commonly held assumptions of teaching and learning for this student population. Educators and education programs must move away from making English language proficiency an end to …

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10 Simple Strategies to Help English Language Learners Succeed in the Classroom

10 Simple Strategies to Help English Language Learners Succeed in the Classroom Updated on February 20, 2020   Geri McClymont    Geri McClymont is passionate about education. She holds an MEd and has taught English language learners for over ten years. Many teachers feel frustrated with English language students in their classroom. They want to …

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Effective Strategies for Teaching English Language Learners

 Effective Strategies for Teaching English Language Learners By: Karen Pellino Students with English as a second language (ESL) constitute a significant percentage of the population of our nation's schools. This population continues to increase more rapidly than that of native English speaking students (Shore, 2001). The language minority population has a high drop out rate. …

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5 Ways to Help Struggling English Language Learners

5 Ways to Help Struggling English Language Learners Posted by Dynamic Language on January 09, 2017 English is often considered a difficult language to learn. Even bright students can struggle to master concepts and retain new ways to process language. There are several ways to help struggling English language learners.Here are 5 tips for teachers to help …

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5 Struggles for ELL Students, and How We Can Help

5 Struggles for ELL Students, and How We Can Help   According to an NEA Policy Brief, by 2025 nearly 25 percent of students in public schools will be English Language Learners, the fastest-growing student population group. With such a dramatic increase, it is imperative that the educational community understands and adequately addresses the struggles of ELL students, and ensures …

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