ELL / ELA

Funding Matters: Historic Education Funding Proposal Advances on Capitol Hill

By Jay A. Diskey The nation’s public schools may be in for record amounts of federal funding in the next fiscal...
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Ways to Support Newcomer ELs in School

Some Multilingual/English Language Learners (ELs) may be attending a new school for the first time in the United States...
language learners

Tools to Include in Every EL Backpack 

Summer is close to an end, and the start of school is right around the corner. Soon students will have to return to...
The Ups and Downs of Learning Through Technology

The Ups and Downs of Learning Through Technology

Most schools in the United States will resume in-person learning during the 2021-2022 school year. However, that does...

Technology that Supports Students All Year Round

Students today have access to more technology than ever before. Whether through a computer, cell phone, smart TV, or...
ELLs

Helping ELLs Connect Concepts Across Content Areas

Activating prior knowledge is one way that English Language Learners (ELLs) make connections to learn a second...
ELLs

ELLs: Connecting What Students Know to What They Need to Learn

Newly arrived English Language Learners (ELLs) bring a wealth of knowledge and background experiences to a classroom....
Connect program

Connect program: Connecting Language to Themes and Context

English language learners (ELLs) achieve better in English by making connections between their home language, personal...
ELLs

Supporting ELLs through the use of technology

Over the past year, schools have had to adjust to educating in different ways. Online learning has provided an...
English Language Learners (ELLs)

Working with Comprehensible Input in the English Language Learners (ELLs) Classroom

For English Language Learners (ELLs), one of the main components to acquiring English is comprehensible input. This...