Eight years ago I began this regular feature where I share a few posts and resources from around the Web related to ESL/EFL or to language in general that have caught my attention.
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Here are this week’s choices:
I’m adding this tweet to The Best Ways To Use Photos In Lessons:
— 𝕊𝕙𝕖𝕣𝕣𝕪 𝕋𝕖𝕒𝕔𝕙𝕖𝕣 #OneWord2022 POTENTIAL (@SherryTeacher) October 22, 2022
The specific type of grief that refugees and migrants experience is more complex than culture shock. There is a name for it: “cultural bereavement.” https://t.co/QzXv0PlfJP
— The New York Times (@nytimes) October 22, 2022
Augmented Reality in Language Education is from FLT Magazine. I’m adding it to A Beginning List Of The Best Resources On Virtual Reality In Education.
This video could be shown to ELLs and then they can talk/write about what they saw:
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Wanted to share this fabulous @WIDA_UW brief on translanguaging. This graphic says it all:https://t.co/qhz9vJUmBP pic.twitter.com/A30F0tY8tl
— Tan K Huynh (he/his) 🇱🇦🇺🇸🏳️🌈 (@TanKHuynh) October 26, 2022
Arriving in Numbers, Newcomer Students Face Multiple Hurdles in U.S. Schools is from The 74.
Writing activities: creative beginnings and endings. https://t.co/JbsN4de8Hl pic.twitter.com/DgQVOJn2c8
— Miguel Míguez (@onthesamepagelt) October 26, 2022
Immigrant Teacher’s Memoir Sheds Light on What English Learners Need is from Ed Week.
WOULD YOU LIKE TO SELL YOUR TEACHING RESOURCES? is from ELTcation.
English-learning startup ELSA launches Speech Analyzer to help people gain conversational confidence is from TechCrunch.
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Explore our newest tools for culturally relevant teaching, addressing immigrant trauma and all things #ESOL.#TeacherThursdayhttps://t.co/p8sNmZ3F34@emilyfranESL @MrsGill_ @Larryferlazzo
— The Immigrant Learning Center (@ilctr) October 27, 2022