English As A Second Language

USA Learns - USA Learns Citizenship Course

2008

The USA Learns Citizenship course helps immigrants prepare for all facets of the naturalization process, including the reading, writing, and civics components of the citizenship test, as well as the N-400 interview.

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USA Learns - Immigrant Integration (Access America course)

2008

Access America is an innovative and free “integration ESL” course that helps immigrants and refugees improve their English language skills and gain the knowledge and sk

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USA Learns - Skills for the Nursing Assistant Course

2008

Skills for the Nursing Assistant is a free course that

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USA Learns - Beginning and Intermediate ESL Courses

2008

USA Learns is a free website that teaches English to immigrants and other new Americans.

Instructional Staff

PIAAC Numeracy Skills and Home Use Among Adult English Learners

2020

Adult English learners (ELs) may need numeracy instruction to navigate daily life or understand health information, so this paper examines numeracy skill levels and home skill use of adult ELs in Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) 2012/2014 data and recommends implications for EL numeracy instruction.

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Talking About Pain ESL Complete Lesson Package

2013

The resource presents a lesson plan at four skill levels for teaching English learners how to describe physical pain to healthcare providers.

ESOL Customer Service Training Curriculum

2007

This seven-unit curriculum for teaching customer service skills to English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) includes an instructor guide and student workbook.

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Adult Learners
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Study Circle Guide for Pronunciation Instruction in the ESL Classroom

2017

This study circle is a professional learning activity for adult ESL teachers who are interested in integrating effective pronunciation instruction into their regular teaching practice.

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Low-Literacy Adult ESL Study Circle II: Next Steps in Designing Balanced Instruction

2017

This study circle is a professional learning activity for teachers of low-literacy adult ESL students.

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ESOL Tutor Resource Pack

2018

The ESOL Tutor Resource Pack includes resources for English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) tutors to use with learners who are in prison or who have had recent experience with the criminal justice system. 

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