TESOL Education News Briefs

By | September 7, 2013

American TESOL Institute

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One student at a time: Reaching an English learner
English was the third language my student, who primarily spoke Dutch, would learn by second grade. She knew how to read in Dutch, but it was laborious and slow. She didn?t enjoy reading, so she wasn?t …
Publ.Date : Fri, 23 Aug 2019 03:08:00 GMT

Tips and tricks for keeping a mission language fluent
Language loss, or language attrition, begins almost as soon as missionaries leave their mission and return to an English-speaking environment. While keeping up a second language isn?t easy …
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:05:00 GMT

Tri-Cities school district is giving kindergartners an early start on a second language
When school starts later this month, dozens more Pasco students will be offered the chance to learn a second language. Kindergarten students at six schools ? four more than last year ? will start …
Publ.Date : Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:00:00 GMT

?Like? isn?t a lazy linguistic filler ? the English language snobs need to, like, pipe down
A corpus is a representative sample of language as used … in the positions marked in the second set of examples. But a large scale study of North American English speakers also found that …
Publ.Date : Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:52:00 GMT

Alcoa City Schools celebrates English learners
The graduation and reception at Alcoa High School marked the first time the district has held a ceremony for its English as a Second Language program.
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Aug 2019 20:52:00 GMT

Schools add summer programs for English learners
One language for school and one for home Josť Camey has a 7-year-old son going into second grade at Lulu Ross. His son’s grades were not the best so they wanted him to go to summer school. “I’ve seen …
Publ.Date : Mon, 19 Aug 2019 03:20:00 GMT

The World\’s Second Cuisine
in the same way that English is the world?s second language. Consider. Instead of bemoaning the addition of yet another trattoria or pizzeria offering yet another variation on a basic format, people …
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Aug 2019 09:01:00 GMT

Kindi, the Uber of English Reading, Links Syrian Refugee Students to Language Pals ? & American Schools Are Getting In on the Act
… and willing to carry conversations in English with foreign visitors and with other proficient speakers of English as a second language,? Janon says. Kindi?s future could still take differing …
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:00:00 GMT

RISE Education Announces Second Quarter 2019 Unaudited Financial Results
Highlights for the Second Quarter of 2019 Net income attributable … as part of the junior English Language Training (?ELT?) business acquisition by the Company from certain third-party …
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Aug 2019 17:24:00 GMT

All the fun of the fair: insight from English-language exhibitors
“We work through an agent for our English-language exports and that is invaluable in helping … The Australian independent Rockpool Publishing is returning to its second BIBF after a successful first …
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Aug 2019 23:32:00 GMT

BTS\’ V Releases First English-Language Song \’Winter Bear\’ — Watch the Sweet Video
On Friday, V released his first English-language single, titled “Winter Bear,” and its accompanying … how he was nervous and thanked RM for his help. “Winter Bear” is V’s second solo single this …
Publ.Date : Fri, 09 Aug 2019 14:49:00 GMT

Second-Largest Indian State to Use Blockchain in Various Spheres
The second-largest state in India … According to a report by Indian English-language news daily DNA India on Aug. 19, the government aims to apply blockchain technology in supply chains …
Publ.Date : Sun, 18 Aug 2019 23:02:00 GMT

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