August 2014

    August 2014 Cover

    Retool for Fall
    A selection of the latest technological products for language educators

    Bright Learners, Big City
    Kristal Bivona returns from China full of its promise

    We are Family
    Mary Catherine Thomson enthuses about the long-term success of a sister school program

    Cutting to the Common Core: My Student’s Can’t Read So How Will They Write?
    Hillary Wolfe recommends building strategic scaffolds to assist adolescent writing

    Tools for Achieving Oral Fluency
    Marsha Appling-Nunez finds help for the multilevel ELL classroom

    Operation Accent
    Justyna Kozyra-Bober asks if later learners are on an impossible mission to sound like natives

    Last Writes
    Richard Lederer’s tribute to a fallen furry friend

    Reviews Jobshop Source and more.