Larry Ferlazzo

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“How can Researchers & Teachers Work Better Together?”

How can Researchers & Teachers Work Better Together? is the new question-of-the-week at my Education Week Teacher column.<p>Feel free to leave responses …

The Best Social Studies Sites Of 2018 – So Far

Here’s one more in my series of mid-year “Best” lists (you can see all 1,900 of the lists here).<p>You might also be interested in these previous …

Another Reason iSLCollective Is One Of Top Sites For ELLs – Their New Online Homework Feature!

iSLCollective is on my list of The Best Three Sites On The Web For ESL/EFL/ELL/ELT Teachers (actually, there are four sites listed there).<p>There are …

Flag Day Is On June 14th – Here Are Related Resources

To quote from Wikipedia:<p><i>In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which</i> …

“Avoid Burn-Out by ‘Remembering What First Drove you Into Teaching'”

Avoid Burn-Out by ‘Remembering What First Drove you Into Teaching’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.<p>In it, Tabitha Pacheco, …

Hillary & Norgay Reach The Summit Of Mt. Everest on this Day In 1953 – Here Are Related Resources

Hillary & Norgay reached the Summit Of Mt. Everest on this Day In 1953.<p>You might be interested in The Best Sites For Learning About Mount …

Starbucks Releases The Racial Bias Curriculum They Used Today

As you probably know, Starbucks closed all their company-owned stores today to have their staff be trained on racial bias.<p>They’ve now made their …

New PBS NewsHour Video Segment: “Teaching kids about healthy boundaries in the #MeToo era”

“Teacher Burn-Out is ‘Contagious'”

Teacher Burn-Out is ‘Contagious’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.<p>In it, Jennifer Cleary, Emily Geltz, Patricia Jennings, …

The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2018 – So Far

As regular readers know, it’s time for me to begin posting my mid-year “The Best….” lists. There are over 1,900 regularly updated lists now. You can …

If You Want To Get Clarity On What’s Going On With Missing Refugee Children &/Or Immigrant Family Separation, Then Read This

There is a lot of media attention on the Trump Administration’s admission that they don’t know where over 1,000 refugee children are <i>and</i> on it’s …

New Simon’s Cat Video Good For ELLs: “Crow”

This new Simon’s Cat video can be shown to English Language Learners and they can write and tell about what happened.<p><i>Related</i><p>Author: Larry Ferlazzo<p>I'm …

This Week In Web 2.0

In yet another attempt to get at the enormous backlog I have of sites worth blogging about, I post a regular feature called “The Week In Web 2.0.” …

“Best” Lists Of The Week: Thematic Lists For Beginner ELLs

This is the seventeenth post in a weekly series I’m creating that will highlight the Best “Best” lists in a particular topic I have posted over the …

Immigrants Get The Job Done: Amazing Video Of Paris Rescue Great To Show ELLs & Everybody Else

If you haven’t seen this video yet, you’ll want to watch it now:<p>‘Spider-Man’ of Paris climbs four storeys to rescue dangling boy is an article in the …

SEL Weekly Update

I’ve recently begun this weekly post where I’ll be sharing resources I’m adding to The Best Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resources or other …

“Best” Lists Of The Week: Education Research

This is the sixteenth post in a weekly series I’m creating that will highlight the Best “Best” lists in a particular topic I have posted over the …

The Most Frightening Choose Your Own Adventure “Game” You’ll Ever “Play”

The New York Times has published Think Military Strikes Could Stop North Korea? Try It and See, which is probably the most frightening choose your …

Three Useful Links About Natural Disasters

Here are some useful links about natural disasters:<p>The Places in the U.S. Where Disaster Strikes Again and Again is a excellent interactive from The …

New National Geographic Video: “How Hubble Works”

“The Berlin Wall (1961-1989)”

This Week’s “Round-Up” Of Useful Posts & Articles On Ed Policy Issues

© 2011 CGP Grey, Flickr | CC-BY | via Wylio<p>Here are some recent useful posts and articles on educational policy issues (You might also be interested …

Around The Web In ESL/EFL/ELL

© 2010 Enokson, Flickr | CC-BY | via Wylio<p>Five years ago I began this regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web …

Just Sent-Out Free Email Newsletter

I’ve just mailed out the June issue of my simple free monthly email newsletter.<p>It has 3,000 subscribers, and you can subscribe here.<p>Of course, you …

My Favorite Posts That Appeared In May

I regularly highlight my picks for the most useful posts for each month — not including “The Best…” lists. I also use some of them in a more …

May’s “Best” Lists – There Are Now 1,900 Of Them

Here’s my regular round-up of new “The Best…” lists I posted this month (you can see all 1,900 of them categorized here).<p>By the way, there weren’t …

Author Jason Reynolds Commencement Speech At Lesley University

“Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie addresses Harvard’s Class of 2018”

Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie addressed Harvard’s Class of 2018.<p>You can read about her speech at:<p>“Above All Else, Do Not Lie” from Harvard Magazine.<p>…

May 31st Is “World No Tobacco Day” – Here Are Related Resources

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