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April 2018

The Conduit Hypothesis Stephen Krashenexamines how reading leads to academic language competenceRevolutionize Reading Instruction! David Boulton suggests a solution for low literacy rates in AmericaWhat Is the Future of Literacy Education?Daniel Hamburger and Todd Brekhusdiscuss how technology...

March 2018

A Minority within a Minority Elizabeth Jenner and Maria Konkel work with Mayan ELLsInside the English Learner’s Brain Martha Burns believes it is time to shift our instructional focus to where language begins—in the...

October 2017

Inside Language Magazine October 2017 IssueJust What are You Implying? Maria Konkeloffers challenges and tips for incorporating pragmatics into the English Learner classroomUnity in a Second  Language Kathy Stein-Smith celebrates the Many Languages One World Essay Contest and...

September 2017

Making the Grade Rachel Kachchafexplains how the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium is helping to improve outcomes for English language learnersLearning Demonstrations Dennis Christopher and Les Sewall , explain how to use performance assessments to...

August 2017

Teaching in the Zone Sara Davila uses theory and research to hit the learning sweet spotAn Act of Commitment, Generosity, and Mediation Celebrated author, John le Carré believes that anglophones need to learn a...