Esl

The Love of Art in Correctional Education—Endless Possibilities for Critical Literacy

2014

This article explores how art in its many forms can be used in correctional education. 

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Policymakers and Implementers
Instructional Staff
Adult Learners

How Much Are the Peppers?

2003

These short videos were created for teachers who are teaching lower levels of adult ESL.

Teacher Trainers
Instructional Staff

Teaching ESL to Adults: Classroom Approaches in Action - New American Horizons Teacher Training Videos

2012

Teaching ESL to Adults: Classroom Approaches in Action is a series of twelve videos aimed to support the development of ESL teachers.

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Instructional Staff

Learning for LIFE: An ESL Literacy Handbook

2009

Designed for instructors, program coordinators, and other stakeholders in ESL literacy, this handbook from Alberta, Canada, primarily intends to be a practical handbook, outlining promising practices in program considerations, strategies for the classroom, and four different levels of ESL literacy.

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Teacher Trainers

Second Language Acquisition in Adults: From Research to Practice

2003

This article provides a brief but concise overview of three aspects of Second Language Acquisition (SLA): learner motivation, role of interaction, role of vocabulary.

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Using the REEP Assessment for ESOL and ABE Classroom Instruction

2004

The authors describe how they use the REEP Writing Rubric for teaching writing in a mid-level ESOL classroom and a pre-GED classroom. 

Administrators
Teacher Trainers
Instructional Staff

Issues in Teaching Speaking Skills to Adult ESOL Learners

2006

This resource offers an excellent review of the primary issues involved in assessing and furthering adult ESOL learners’ oral skills. 

Administrators
Instructional Staff

Education for Adult English Language Learners in the United States: Trends, Research, and Promising Practices

2008

This resource reviews research that identifies best practices and trends pertaining to teaching adult English language learners (some research is not based in ESL studies).

Administrators
Instructional Staff