Features

The Power of Sports Fiction (and the Importance of Being Impeccable)

Fiction can take what seem to be ordinary situations and show us how important they can be. This one definitely changed my life for...

Using Comics to Teach

Over the past two centuries, as the world...

Reading Resources

World of ReadingFor over 30 years, World of Reading has offered hundreds of readers in a variety of languages—from Albanian to Vietnamese—from publishers worldwide....

The Endangered Language Alliance

In the realm of K–12 pedagogy,...

Literacy

Unifying Language Acquisition with Literacy Instruction for Language-Minority Students

Lexia Learning, a company specializing in structured literacy, recently convened a roundtable on a subject that has been...

Why Saving Time Serves Students and Literacy Educators

Cox Campus, the online learning community of the Rollins Center for Language and Literacy at the Atlanta Speech...

EL Teachers Need More Math Support

Even though nearly 20% of students in California K-12 schools are English Learners, the latest research from EdTrust...

The Science of the Bilingual Reading Brain

“We are plural. The I is an illusion: bilinguals know this, they are hybrid like the words inside them, surprised halfway on the translation...

World Language News

Indigenous Taíno of Puerto Rico Take Their Fight to the UN

Puerto Rican Taíno representatives recently attended the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) in New York to call attention to their situation.“If...

How Schools Can Best Help Students in Deep Poverty

About 7% of American children are living in deep poverty— that’s more than five million children across the US. The Learning Policy Institute, a...

Congress Urged to Fund Child Care

“At a moment when Americans are struggling just to get by amid the worst inflation in decades, the...

Pennsylvania Grants $384 M For Early Childhood Education

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has announced more than $384 million in grant funding for early childhood education, providing...

Resources

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Languages

Using Comics to Teach

Over the past two centuries, as the world...

Portuguese in Africa

While Nigerians of Brazilian heritage in...

At 8 months, Babies Already Know Their Grammar

Even before uttering their first words, babies master the grammar basics of their mother tongue. Thus eight-month-old French...

Plan to Promote French Across Canada

The government of Québec is proposing...

Professional Development

Collaborative Planning: Never Having to Go It Alone

This experience gave me the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues I don’t usually get the opportunity to work with, and we were able to...

Careers & Recruitment

Louisiana Offers EL Add-On Certification The Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE) has partnered with UMass Global as part of the National Professional Development grant program...

Co-Teaching for Capacity Building

Whether you are a school or district administrator, a coach or fellow educator, you must have encountered a...

Practical PD

In...

What We Say and How We Say It

Even behind masks or through a screen, the language that educators use is one of the most powerful tools available to build...
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