A well-trained and experienced ELL
teacher, Sarah provided high-quality instruction in her own ELD classroom as well as providing support to ELLs
in their content-area classes.
Few studies have considered preservice teachers' reasoning as it relates to teaching mathematics to ELLs
. The few focused on preservice teachers' conceptions of ELLs
and their challenges in teaching mathematics.
The author goes beyond issues related to the curriculum and language proficiency and discusses topics such as bullying and advocacy for ELLs
in Chapter 5.
Sociocultural theory suggests that cultural and linguistic practices, as well as beliefs and values, affect the learning process of ELLs
. Research on the impact of teacher knowledge on ELLs
has further supported this theory.
are given reading and math tests in English before they are proficient in the language
School counselors working in schools with ELLs
were the target population for this study.
Having distinct tutoring labs with very different tutoring models allows ELLs
to choose what kind of assistance they want to seek at a particular point in their language learning and to feel more satisfied with the assistance they receive.
Imagine a classroom where ELLs
and a student from the dominant language group work together to prepare for a deliberation, sharing with one another their positions and reasoning.
Straightforward in his approach yet with writing that frequently eliciting an emotional response, Van Ells
delivers a powerful evaluation of the American doughboys and the war that few want to talk about any more.
Sheltered instruction: Best practices for ELLS
in the mainstream.
competencies were delineated as language, culture, standards-based instruction, assessment specific to ELLs
, and professionalism.