This section of the ESL website is for learners of English, especially those attending schools where English is the language of instruction.

A bilingual site for educators and families of English language learners

English as a second or foreign language is the use of English by speakers with different native languages. Instruction for English-language learners may be ...

ARTICLES . Teaching Life Sciences to English second language learners: what do teachers do? Johanna G Ferreira *

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English as a Second Language (ESL) for Teachers and Students. Whether you are a teacher looking for ESL teaching materials, a beginner who's just starting ...

English language development instruction, otherwise known as English as a second language, delivered by a licensed ESL teacher is its own content area.

In this post you'll find the best books to use when you start introducing English as (first) or second language. One click on the image will bring you to ...

Information and resources on effective teaching strategies for English Language Learners in K-12 settings.

Assessment of English Language Learners. Featuring Dr. Lorraine Valdez Pierce, discussing effective classroom strategies for assessing English language ...

Why Standards Matter. In a standards-based curriculum, all students — particularly English language learners (ELLs) — face demanding academic and ...

English Language Learners A Policy Research Brief sheltered/structured English immersion and then transferred to a mainstream English-language

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Learn English online. Free materials for learners of English as a second language and ESL teachers. Mailing list, level tests, exercises, quizzes ...

Despite the need to use and develop their English-language proficiency, English-language learners (ELLs) are often quiet during classroom discussions. The ...

In EdSpeak: A Glossary of Education Terms, Phrases, Buzzwords, and Jargon, Diane Ravitch defines an English language learner (ELL) as "A student whose home ...

An English language learner (often capitalized as English Language Learner or abbreviated to ELL) is a person who is learning the English language in ...

While the languages spoken by English Language Learner (ELL) students in the United States are very diverse, Spanish is the most common first or home ...

The word-level literacy skills of English-language learners (e.g. decoding, spelling) are much more likely to be at levels equal to monolingual

What are the most common types of instruction for students learning English as a second language? Most U.S. schools use variations on one or all of the ...