TESOL Education News Briefs

By | September 7, 2013

American TESOL Institute

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The most commonly spoken language in Alabama, excluding English and Spanish
English ? of course ? is the most commonly spoken language in Alabama and across the U.S. It?s followed by Spanish, which comes in second in 46 of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. The third …
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:08:00 GMT

Naperville students growing language skills in summer school
On Tuesday morning, students in the English language learners summer program at Cowlishaw Elementary … weren?t part of the vernacular of some of the ELL kindergarten through second-graders. By …
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Jun 2019 03:55:00 GMT

Music Center Announces Second Annual Arts Integration Symposium
The Music Center today announced the Smithsonian American Art Museum and Smithsonian Folkways Recordings will participate in the performing arts center’s second annual Arts … with curricular areas …
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Jun 2019 14:50:00 GMT

Northern Ireland risks being left behind because children are not required to learn a second language in primary school
It is no longer enough just to speak English and if the adults of tomorrow are to compete on the global stage, investment in language learning will have to be made. Northern Ireland has not had a …
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jun 2019 03:04:00 GMT

Yes, My Daughter With Down Syndrome Can Learn a Second Language
I wish I could take back what I said to those few anxious parents when they asked me if second language learning was right for their child. Now I can speak from experience. Whether my daughter has …
Publ.Date : Mon, 17 Jun 2019 13:09:00 GMT

Uzbekistan: A second coming for the Russian language?
They point to the retention of English as an official language of India as a prime example of how an ostensibly foreign tongue can be useful. Aziza Umarova, a businesswomen who recently announced her …
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Jun 2019 05:54:00 GMT

Learning the language: Mexico native Axel Motola proves quick study in English and hoops
Axel Motola may not consider himself an expert in linguistics, but he?s progressing. English is his second language and Spanish his first. Motola, a native of Mexico and a senior at West Aurora, is …
Publ.Date : Mon, 24 Jun 2019 10:53:00 GMT

This map shows the most commonly spoken language in every US state, excluding English and Spanish
Read more: The most common ancestry in every US state English is, unsurprisingly, the most commonly spoken language across the US, and Spanish is second most common in 46 states and the District of …
Publ.Date : Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:33:00 GMT

Second kindergarten-readiness report finds similar ratio of kids unprepared
“We have far too few children ready and the divide remains ? the gaps with low-income students, English-language learners and others are simply unacceptably deep. We’ve got a lot of work to do.” Still …
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Jun 2019 05:31:00 GMT

Visually impaired non-English speakers face accessibility language barrier at the movies
And she?d like to see more attention given to making audio description available in the US? second-most widely spoken language ? Spanish … is ?not as concise and more abstract? than English. And …
Publ.Date : Mon, 17 Jun 2019 13:43:00 GMT

Bulloch County students take part in English-speaking classes this summer
BULLOCH COUNTY, Ga. (WTOC) – Nearly 100 Bulloch County students went back to school this summer to learn a new language: English. Teachers work with students learning English as a second language to …
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:01:00 GMT

The 2019 Global Tea Fair China (Shenzhen) Spring, If Our Language Is Tea
Despite the fact that English has already been made a compulsory … China does not have a second official language, with the majority of Chinese people speaking mandarin Chinese. …
Publ.Date : Sat, 22 Jun 2019 00:44:00 GMT

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