ESOL FACULTY DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE

FACULTY DEVELOPMENT MATERIALS

   1.    Teaching Limited English Speaking Children
               A position paper developed from a presentation at the 1991 international
               conference of the National Association for Multicultural Education NAME),
               Orlando, FL   Also, see TESOL Materials

   2.    ESOL RATIONALES
               Suggested orientation, contexts and techniques for teaching LEP students

   3.    ESOL Perspectives
               Perspectives, Strategies and Implications for teaching ESOL

   4.    ESOL Competencies   DOWNLOAD from National Center for Bilingual Education
               A Pedagogical Framework for Bilingual Education Teacher Preparation Programs
                by JoAnn Canales and Jose Agustin Ruiz-Escalante

   4.    An article concerning ESOL Competencies   From National Center for Bilingual Education
               Currently, NCBE is not responding on this items. We're looking into other sources for the
                article.

   5.    Reading notes on Second Language Acquisition
               Excerpts from Second Language Acquisition in Children
               by Barry McLaughlin (1985)

   6.    ESOL Consent Decree
                 Excerpts regarding both the Consent Decree and the state mandate
                on teacher education. NOT YET READY

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TESOL Materials
These materials are specifically provided for students enrolled
in classes required for the UCF Masters degree in ESOL.
Other visitors are welcome, also.

Other ESOL/ESL sites.

Education Index

Language Resources
A link to sites on English as a Second & English as a Foreign Language.

The Human-Languages Page
A comprehensive catalog of language-related Internet resources, and online language lessons,
translating dictionaries, programs to aid you in learning a language, etc.

Christopher Dugdale  LANGUAGE  LEARNING
This page contains information and resources for teachers and students of English
as a second language (ESL) and English as a foreign language (EFL). The articles give practical
hints and suggestions forlearning and teaching any language quickly.

ESL information as well as links to other sites.

Internet Activities for the Foreign Language Classroom
This site contains a number of sample lesson plans for Spanish (mainly), French, and German, all involving the Web. There are also foreign language and education links.

480 Favorite Teacher Web Pages
Use these web sites to write your own Internet activities.
There are 480 links to authentic documents on the web.
They include Geography, Newspapers, Foods, Sports, Music, Literature, Museums,
Artists, Leisure, History,  Holidays/Celebrations, Weather, Search Engines, and Comics.

How To Write Activities For The Web

English language practice

Links for ESL teachers
THE ESL CENTER    Web resources on English as a Second Language,
including writing, pronunciation, exercises, and teacher links.

Lesson Plans/Activities /FOR ESL
Feel free to use any material on this site in your classroom.

Useful Resources, Lesson Plans, and Teaching Materials for Teachers
by Kenji Kitao and S. Kathleen Kitao

ESL Plans
Lesson Plans and Resources

TESL/TEFL/TESOL/ESL/EFL/ESOL Links - TESL
Links for Teachers
Articles (243), Bilingual Education (4), CALL (27) - Computer Assisted Language Learning,
Conferences (5), Discussion (45), Mailing lists, Handouts for Classroom Use (8), Humor (4),
Internet (168) -Teaching with the Web, Making Pages, Lessons (181), Raw Materials for Lessons (2)
Schools, distance education, Teaching Techniques (38), Teaching Tips and Ideas (11), Testing (1),

Various (12), Vocabulary (3), Web Links

Education World ® - Lesson Planning
Ideas that can be adapted through ESOL techniques.

Selected Links for ESL Students (I-TESL-J)
These are some of the more interesting sites for students of English as a second language.
Ex.:  Games, Puzzles & Quizzes.

ESL Cafe's Web Guide: Lesson Plans
This site has many links.

Education World ® - Lesson Planning:
Meet James Gurney: Dinosaur Stamp Artist
A reading on dinosaurs on stamps.

Aardvark's EFL Resources : Top Ten Search
10 top web directories and search engines on one page.

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