Getting Started with English Language Learners: How Educators Can Meet the Challenge
by Judie Haynes
This new book by Judie Haynes will provide you with basic concepts and canít-miss strategies for boosting the achievement of your English language learners whether youíre new to teaching ELLs or an old hand. Real-life scenarios from actual classrooms are presented to illustrate strategies.
Are you doing everything you can to help your English language learners succeed? As schools swell with increasing numbers of ELLs, administrators and teachers are wrestling with federal guidelines for educating these students. To meet these challenges, it is imperative for educators to learn about and use the theories and teaching strategies that will help English language learners succeed in the classroom.
Getting Started with English Language Learners is a practical resource designed to help educators who are new to the field of English as a Second Language to understand the needs of ELLs. From learning how students acquire a second language to differentiating instruction to exploring practical strategies for teaching newcomers, this book will help educators learn how to create effective learning environments for English language learners. Included are staff development activities to help provide inservice programs to classroom teachers and administrators of ELLs.Contents of Book
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