This issue of Colorin COlorado offers latest research on effective strategies for working with ELLs. In addtion they provide reading sheets for helping your students/children to read in 11 languages. It is a great website and resource for teachers. http://www.colorincolorado.org/article/14599
This website focuses on the Recognition & Response approach called Response to Intervention (RTI) designed for school-age children who are at risk for learning disabilities. RTI emphasizes early intervening rather than waiting until children fail. In their resources you can download a screening form for preschool through elementary grades for characteristics of learning disabilities. LD […]
A journal article in Applied Development Psychology by my colleague Paez has been picked up by Reuters. Click here for a link http://www.reuters.com/article/gc08/idUSL2971354620070329 or go to the journal directly. Gist–Child’s first language helps the development of the English. We should maintain both whenever possible.