The Teacher, the Foreigner

Contributor: Libby Turner | File type : Article

If you are a teacher, do not be surprised if someday you find yourself teaching in the context of a different culture. Maybe it will be in Mexico where termites come out of the wall to nibble into y... Read More

Could I Make the Switch? Part 2: Transitioning to ESL—What’s Involved?

Contributor: Daniel S | Length : 4 | File type : Video

In part 2 of a comparison of ESL and teaching the subjects, Daniel describes the ways teaching the subjects in a traditional classroom prepares, and does not prepare, teachers for ESL. Teaching Engl... Read More

From ESL to the Traditional Classroom: Could I Make the Switch?

Contributor: Daniel S | Length : 3 | File type : Video

In the first of two videos comparing ESL to teaching general academic content, Daniel observes key similarities between the two types of teaching—and offers suggestions for aspects of conventional... Read More

Virtual Field Trips

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Curricular

Ball State University's field trips program: Archived virtual field trips, such as visiting the Grand Canyon and the Grand Tetons, walk in history. Teachers must enroll their class to get access. ... Read More

Online Resources for ELL Learning Support and Special Needs

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Curricular

LDonline: tells of modifications, many articles on ways to help or understand those with learning disabilities or special needs Enchanted Learning Dictionary: choose a topic, shows pictures an... Read More