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The secret weapon for any English or language teacher's data arsenal
The secret weapon for any English or language teacher's data arsenal
Data is such an integral part of education, and can be especially helpful to teachers with English Language Learners — which in this day and age, really means any teacher, anywhere. As the number of ELL's increase in classrooms across the country...
Professor's new study emphasizes the impact of leaders' language
Professor's new study emphasizes the impact of leaders' language
The language of leaders has a profound effect on the performance of their employees, new research shows. The research shows that how a company presents its vision and values is deeply entwined with its overall success.
It boggles the mind: A puzzling word game
It boggles the mind: A puzzling word game
When I was a child, two of my favorite games were Spill and Spell and Perquackey, simply constructed language games whose contemporary spinoff is Boggle. Years later, I remembered those games when I was developing a multipart activity to teach parts of...
The superior social skills of bilinguals
The superior social skills of bilinguals
Being bilingual has some obvious advantages. Learning more than one language enables new conversations and new experiences. But in recent years, psychology researchers have demonstrated some less obvious advantages of bilingualism, too. For instance, b...