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Cruz demands release of immigration history for San Bernardino shooters | Fox News

Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz and fellow Tea Party favorite Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions have sent a sharply worded letter to the Obama administration demanding the release of the immigration history of the husband and wife responsible for the mass shooting in San Bernardino, …

The Importance Of Pronunciation For Language Learners

Pronunciation is very much a “must” skill for any English language learner. There are many important reasons all students need to focus on correct …

Bilingual parents: Talking to your child in your native language makes it easier for them to learn English

Parents who worry that speaking their native language at home will disrupt their child's ability to learn English have nothing to fear.<p>The editors of …

Culturally Responsive Classrooms

Daniel could hardly speak English, much less read it, when he started second grade at Greenman Elementary School in Aurora, Illinois.<p>A recent …

Factors That Impact The Learning Curve Of English-Language Learners

<b>The Factors That Impact The Learning Curve Of English-Language Learners</b><p>by Marc Anderson, CEO talktocanada.com<p>Let’s face it. Some students learn a …

How Teachers Can Support English Language Learning

As our schools continue to become more diverse, using research-based, flexible and culturally responsive teaching strategies in the classroom can …

Language Learning

14 Ways to Help Kids Learn Vocabulary in a New Language

What happens when your child comes home with homework in a foreign language of which you’re not fluent? What if they’ve got a list of vocabulary …

Cutting to the Common Core: Decoding Complex Text

<i>Rebecca Blum-Martínez</i> offers a strategy to help English learners cope with the more complex language requirements of the Common Core<p>The adoption of …

Language Learning

5 Things You Might Not Know About English Language Learners

Interesting Facts and Classroom Strategies for ELLs<p>It’s no secret that the number of English Language Learners (ELLs) in the United States is …

5 Free Digital Resources For #ELL #ESL #TESOL Students & Those Learning a Foreign Language

0<p>SHARES<p><i>Hear more from Lisa Nielsen and dozens of other edtech experts at Tech & Learning Live @ NY on October 23.</i><p>I took four years of Spanish during …