Matthew Philbrick

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Double the Work: Challenges and Solutions to Acquiring Language and Academic Literacy for Adolescent English Language Learners

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So Just What Is the Academic Language of Mathematics?

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Myths and Misconceptions About Second Language Learning: What Every Teacher Needs to Unlearn

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Increasing ELL Student Reading Comprehension with Non-fiction Text

<i>Kids need to be able to learn to read text for meaning … (and ask themselves) "Do I know why I'm reading this? Do I know what information I'm looking</i> …

Tips for Educators of ELLs: Teaching Vocabulary in Grades 4-12

Research shows that vocabulary development is one of the most important skills students need to acquire to become English-proficient. Here are some …

Reading 101 for English Language Learners

<i>Teaching reading IS rocket science.</i><br>~Louisa Moats<p>Learning to read is a little bit like learning to ride a bike — while you are balancing a person on …

What Does Research Tell Us About Teaching Reading to English Language Learners?

As a classroom teacher, I was largely ignorant of, and definitely suspicious of, research. I believed that researchers could make their studies come …

NCTE Position Paper on the Role of English Teachers in Educating English Language Learners (ELLs) - NCTE

<i>Prepared by the NCTE ELL Task Force</i><p><i>Approved by the NCTE Executive Committee, April 2006</i><p>This position paper is designed to address the knowledge and …