Katherine Tighe

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WWC | Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners in Elementary and Middle School

This practice guide provides four recommendations that address what works for English learners during reading and content area instruction. Each …

Teaching

Implications and Applications of the Latest Brain Research for English Language Learners and Teachers

• Second language teachers<br>• Second language teacher educators<br>• ESL/EFL teachers<br>• Primary- and secondary-level classroom teachers<br>• Language program …

States May Move Closer to Uniform Way of Identifying ELLs

Current practices vary widely<p>The widespread adoption of the common-core standards and the imminent rollout of shared content assessments is pushing …

Singing helps you learn a new language

Clare Pain<p>Related Stories<p>Sum of bilingual baby's ability equal to others, Science Online, 20 Feb 2012<br>• Bilingualism key to language survival, Science …

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

15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

<b>15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Reading comprehension is a matter of decoding, reading speed, …