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ABC 6 Providence
$500K to be used for English as a Second Language trainingFoundation has teamed up with state and local education leaders to send 60 publ
$500K to be used for English as a Second Language training
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 hours ago
Foundation has teamed up with state and local education leaders to send 60 public school teachers to become certified as English as a Second Language instructors or bilingual teachers. The Providence Journal (http://bit.ly/2cYEeYH ) reports that... Read more
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Osceolaiowa Sentinel-Tribune
2 vie for Clarke Community School Board positionFor two years, I have taught English as a Second Language classes. In addition,
2 vie for Clarke Community School Board position
Osceolaiowa Sentinel-Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
For two years, I have taught English as a Second Language classes. In addition, I do online testing for high school equivalency diploma (replaced GED). This term, SWCC asked me to teach a course to�help prepare students for the U.S. citizenship... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Calendar - Sept. 29 - Oct. 1conversation groups. The conversation groups are a fun way to improve your Engl
Calendar - Sept. 29 - Oct. 1
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 17 hours ago
conversation groups. The conversation groups are a fun way to improve your English. These classes are for those who use English as a second language and do not specifically emphasize grammar or vocabulary. Conversation groups meet Wednesdays and... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Pews: Sept. 29 - Oct. 1Favorite hymns may be requested, as well. This will be followed by a potluck in
Pews: Sept. 29 - Oct. 1
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 17 hours ago
Favorite hymns may be requested, as well. This will be followed by a potluck in the Fellowship Hall at 7 p.m. ESL Classes English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for adults will be starting in mid-September at Broomfield United Methodist... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Middlesex CC lands big grantCenter and a peer-support program called the Asian-American Student Network. Mi
Middlesex CC lands big grant
Lowell Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
Center and a peer-support program called the Asian-American Student Network. Middlesex will also add new support for students learning English as a second language and will add curriculum on the cultural heritage of Asian-Amer... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Just 1 Question: Urbana High School opportunitiesLafond asked students and staff: What makes Urbana High a school of opportunity
Just 1 Question: Urbana High School opportunities
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
Lafond asked students and staff: What makes Urbana High a school of opportunity for you? "I am in the multicultural (English as a second language) classes, and they have opportunities for all of us after school. We have tutoring after school... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
List down to 4 for state Teacher of Yearfor bilingual students. She also teaches Spanish at her town's library. • Juli
List down to 4 for state Teacher of Year
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
for bilingual students. She also teaches Spanish at her town's library. • Julia Crane, a kindergarten-through-fifth grade English as a Second Language teacher at Monitor Elementary School in the Springdale district. The 15-year teacher was cited... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Coming home: Lycoming College grad returns after a decade of running music production company in ChinaI got it. That's when I started taking voice lessons and getting more into thea
Coming home: Lycoming College grad returns after a decade of running music production company in China
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
I got it. That's when I started taking voice lessons and getting more into theater and music production." As Moyer taught English as a Second Language classes that summer of 2007, one of the adult chaperones for a group of Chinese students... Read more
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Providence Business News
R.I. Foundation, education officials announce $480K in ESL training grantsRhode Island Foundation, in partnership with state and local education official
R.I. Foundation, education officials announce $480K in ESL training grants
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
Rhode Island Foundation, in partnership with state and local education officials, aimed at closing the achievement gap for English as a Second Language learners, according to a release by the organization. Through the initiative, 60 public school... Read more
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BC Local News
Ayre journeys from Bach to the blues for literacylearners to improve the basic literacy skills of reading, writing, and math. A
Ayre journeys from Bach to the blues for literacy
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
learners to improve the basic literacy skills of reading, writing, and math. Adults can also come to the centre to learn English as a second language, become more comfortable using computers, or improve their understanding of basic finances.... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Ayre journeys from Bach to the blues for literacylearners to improve the basic literacy skills of reading, writing, and math. A
Ayre journeys from Bach to the blues for literacy
Comox Valley Record / Posted yesterday
learners to improve the basic literacy skills of reading, writing, and math. Adults can also come to the centre to learn English as a second language, become more comfortable using computers, or improve their understanding of basic finances.... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
United Way announces 2016 targetemployment when they are released. She said they will also continue to support
United Way announces 2016 target
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted yesterday
employment when they are released. She said they will also continue to support the Centre for Employment and Learning’s English as a Second Language Program so people can learn English to give them a better opportunity to gain employment. They... Read more
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New Haven Independent
School Draws In Spanish-Speaking Parentsmake connections between specific English and Spanish words, and helps those wh
School Draws In Spanish-Speaking Parents
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
make connections between specific English and Spanish words, and helps those who are still struggling with comprehension. English as a Second Language teachers Nicole Dickler and Maria Peters work with students who need extra help. “We take... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Neighbors Link Stamford, NCC To Train Immigrants For Health-Care Jobsworkforce nationwide, there has previously been no local program providing trai
Neighbors Link Stamford, NCC To Train Immigrants For Health-Care Jobs
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 2 days ago
workforce nationwide, there has previously been no local program providing training to this particular segment. Vocational English as a second language instruction is one of several courses that will be provided at the Neighbors Link Stamford (NLS)... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Neighbors Link Stamford, NCC To Train Immigrants For Health-Care Jobsworkforce nationwide, there has previously been no local program providing trai
Neighbors Link Stamford, NCC To Train Immigrants For Health-Care Jobs
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 2 days ago
workforce nationwide, there has previously been no local program providing training to this particular segment. Vocational English as a second language instruction is one of several courses that will be provided at the Neighbors Link Stamford (NLS)... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah child population growing, becoming more diverse, new report saysimmigrant parents have limited English mastery. Lui said the school district t
Utah child population growing, becoming more diverse, new report says
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
immigrant parents have limited English mastery. Lui said the school district trains teachers on the latest research-based English as a Second Language instructional techniques to reach increasingly diverse learners. "We also provide, at very... Read more
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Daily Herald
Mundelein students pitch in to help communityalong Hawley Street and Midlothian Road to collect fast food bags, bottles, can
Mundelein students pitch in to help community
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
along Hawley Street and Midlothian Road to collect fast food bags, bottles, cans and any other garbage they could find. English as a Second Language teacher Gretchen Garza, who heads up the community service club, said she hopes the kids feel... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsGED/High School equivalency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
GED/High School equivalency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. English as a Second Language class, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for information,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Nine city workers to receive award for going “above and beyond”Research Bureau, which selects the award recipients. Boisselle has focused on
Nine city workers to receive award for going “above and beyond”
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Research Bureau, which selects the award recipients. Boisselle has focused on developing a curriculum for teaching English as a second language, with the goal of ensuring “we are meeting the needs of students, no matter who they are.” “We... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Aquinas College receives grant for ESL and Bilingual educationRAPIDS, Mich.– Aquinas College, in collaboration with other community schools,
Aquinas College receives grant for ESL and Bilingual education
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
RAPIDS, Mich.– Aquinas College, in collaboration with other community schools, received a large grant in order to train English as a Second Language (ESL) and Bilingual teachers. The U.S. Department of Education awarded Aquinas $2,523,712 in... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
In the Pews - Sept. 25Favorite hymns may be requested, as well. This will be followed by a potluck in
In the Pews - Sept. 25
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Favorite hymns may be requested, as well. This will be followed by a potluck in the Fellowship Hall at 7 p.m. ESL Classes English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for adults will be starting in mid-September at Broomfield United Methodist... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Calendar - Sept. 25 - Sept. 28conversation groups. The conversation groups are a fun way to improve your Engl
Calendar - Sept. 25 - Sept. 28
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
conversation groups. The conversation groups are a fun way to improve your English. These classes are for those who use English as a second language and do not specifically emphasize grammar or vocabulary. Conversation groups meet Wednesdays and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
As Spanish-speaking population grows, local agencies work to keep upliving. They may have lived in the United States for a few years or are second
As Spanish-speaking population grows, local agencies work to keep up
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
living. They may have lived in the United States for a few years or are second-generation immigrants, and many will know English as a second language, said Angel Jirau, executive director of Spanish American Leaders Serving All. However, many... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Witness to shootings: 'No one knew what was going on'she’d been through. “It’s crazy because I’ve always felt so safe on this campu
Witness to shootings: 'No one knew what was going on'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
she’d been through. “It’s crazy because I’ve always felt so safe on this campus,” said the recent graduate who now teaches English as a second language to Spanish-speaking grade school students in Plainfield. “After last night, I’m completely... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Head of the Class: Heller takes helm at Hartin English from Sacramento State University. That propelled her to a nearby hig
Head of the Class: Heller takes helm at Hart
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
in English from Sacramento State University. That propelled her to a nearby high school, where she taught English and English as a second language for four years. She also returned to Sacramento State and earned her master's degree in... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Volunteer tutors help local learners gain reading, writing skillsreally everything you could possibly think of,” Breacain said. “I have met peop
Volunteer tutors help local learners gain reading, writing skills
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 5 days ago
really everything you could possibly think of,” Breacain said. “I have met people, both native English speakers and ESL (English as a Second Language) students, who aren’t totally competent on alphabet letter recognition and I have ESL students... Read more
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Bolingbrook Reporter
Gotta Do It: Sept. 25 Oct. 2Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call
Gotta Do It: Sept. 25 Oct. 2
Bolingbrook Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit�fountaindale.org. • English as a Second Language Grammar Club – 10 a.m., Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield. Call... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsHealth Association: Cognitive Recovery peer Support Group Gateway Center, 31 Wa
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Health Association: Cognitive Recovery peer Support Group Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Door 14, Jamestown, 8:45 a.m. English as a Second Language class, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for... Read more
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Salem News
Salem hires 6 former ESC teachersof understanding with the school board. The newly-hired staff members and thei
Salem hires 6 former ESC teachers
Salem News / Posted 6 days ago
of understanding with the school board. The newly-hired staff members and their specialities include: Lauren Dodge, English as a second language grades 7-12; Ted Yuhaniak, ALEKS Program; Bethany Huston, Read 180 program; Marjorie Shivers,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Partnership to provide employment for immigrantsfor sustainable employment while training this new workforce to meet the needs
Partnership to provide employment for immigrants
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
for sustainable employment while training this new workforce to meet the needs of a growing elderly population. Vocational English as a Second Language instruction is one of several courses that will be provided at the NLS community center in... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island profile: Speaking with her hands from her heartlives and families. From 1994 until 2011, she was at Stony Brook, where she fi
Shelter Island profile: Speaking with her hands from her heart
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
lives and families. From 1994 until 2011, she was at Stony Brook, where she finished her B.A., got an M.A. in teaching English as a Second Language, conducted research in sign language and was awarded a Ph.D. in Linguistics. She was then hired... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Menands voters approve school additionsarea for facilities and services all students use including the principal's off
Menands voters approve school additions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
area for facilities and services all students use including the principal's office, arts, music, physical education and English as a Second Language, Superintendent Maureen Long said prior to the vote. The tax impact will take effect starting... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Congregations come together to house Syrian refugee familySyrian family is quite rigorous in order to get them ready to become self-susta
Congregations come together to house Syrian refugee family
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Syrian family is quite rigorous in order to get them ready to become self-sustaining. “They’ve been taking a lot of ESL (English as a Second Language Classes) every day,” said Horne. “Dad gets up at five o’clock in the morning. He’s a highly... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Anoka-Hennepin expands English language serviceswill help ease the transition.“While (Ertl) has many responsibilities here at o
Anoka-Hennepin expands English language services
ABC Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
will help ease the transition.“While (Ertl) has many responsibilities here at our school, her strong background in ESL (English as a second language) will be an asset to our students and staff,” Monson said. “We are very excited about this... Read more
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NBC News
Clinton Campaign Targets Young Latino 'Bilennials'in southern California, José "Pepe" Gil usually speaks Spanish, even though he
Clinton Campaign Targets Young Latino 'Bilennials'
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
in southern California, José "Pepe" Gil usually speaks Spanish, even though he is fluent in English. When he's teaching English as a second language through his church, the 23-year-old Washington, D.C. resident uses Spanish to help students... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsSchool equivalency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jam
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
School equivalency classes, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. English as a Second Language class, E2cc Boces at the Gateway Center, 31 Water St., Jamestown, 9 a.m. to noon; for... Read more
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The Courier
'Heartbreaking' poll: Victorian Muslim leaders fed upwho migrate to Australia, the threat of anti-Islamic prejudice is felt. She sai
'Heartbreaking' poll: Victorian Muslim leaders fed up
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
who migrate to Australia, the threat of anti-Islamic prejudice is felt. She said an older women, for instance, who speaks English as a second language and is on her own with her kids would struggle more than she does. When a terrorist attack is... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Heartbreaking' poll: Victorian Muslim leaders fed upwho migrate to Australia, the threat of anti-Islamic prejudice is felt. She sai
'Heartbreaking' poll: Victorian Muslim leaders fed up
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
who migrate to Australia, the threat of anti-Islamic prejudice is felt. She said an older women, for instance, who speaks English as a second language and is on her own with her kids would struggle more than she does. When a terrorist attack is... Read more
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BC Local News
Zimmermen pay homage to Bob Dylancharges) at all Ticketmaster locations. Charge by phone 1-885-985-5000, online
Zimmermen pay homage to Bob Dylan
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
charges) at all Ticketmaster locations. Charge by phone 1-885-985-5000, online www.ticketmaster.ca. ESL Classes - free English as a second language classes every Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Dunstan’s Anglican Church, 2035 - 264 St. All are... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Zimmermen pay homage to Bob Dylancharges) at all Ticketmaster locations. Charge by phone 1-885-985-5000, online
Zimmermen pay homage to Bob Dylan
Aldergrove Star / Posted 7 days ago
charges) at all Ticketmaster locations. Charge by phone 1-885-985-5000, online www.ticketmaster.ca. ESL Classes - free English as a second language classes every Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m. at St. Dunstan’s Anglican Church, 2035 - 264 St. All are... Read more
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Daily Herald
Grayslake District 46 board approves $51 million budgethave purchased supplies and materials that go with new education plans for math
Grayslake District 46 board approves $51 million budget
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
have purchased supplies and materials that go with new education plans for math classes and for students who speak English as a second language, Bobek said. "These materials are needed to keep up with the new standards Illinois has... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Skilled Nurse Cpt. Joan V. Hayden-Adams, RN, to Be Published in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcareand longstanding career due to being flexible, keeping at it, and not turning j
Skilled Nurse Cpt. Joan V. Hayden-Adams, RN, to Be Published in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare
PR NewsChannel / Posted 7 days ago
and longstanding career due to being flexible, keeping at it, and not turning jobs down. As a volunteer, Joan taught English as a Second Language with the International Center NYC and served as Red Cross National Nurse with the American Red... Read more
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Daily Herald
West Chicago Dist. 33 celebrates new family centerfinances and career or learn more about medical and mental health resources ava
West Chicago Dist. 33 celebrates new family center
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
finances and career or learn more about medical and mental health resources available to them. Parents coming in for English as a second language courses, for example, can rest easy knowing their children will have a chance to play and learn... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Rochester Hills YA author puts reality into pages of �Ripple�to.� Meloche studied video production and poetry at Michigan State University,
Rochester Hills YA author puts reality into pages of �Ripple�
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
to.� Meloche studied video production and poetry at Michigan State University, and then earned her master�s in teaching English as a second language at Bowling Green State University. Her husband holds master�s degrees in industrial engineering... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Finding a powerful voice; Austin holds its first-ever Welcoming Weekget involved in the community. At Banfield Elementary School, she works as a su
Finding a powerful voice; Austin holds its first-ever Welcoming Week
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
get involved in the community. At Banfield Elementary School, she works as a success coach helping third and fourth graders English as a Second Language students, and she teared up when talking about she too came as an ESL student and knows the... Read more
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Sun Star
Boxer shot dead in Cebu Cityof Colon in Cebu City, a 43-year-old amateur boxer who worked as a dispatcher w
Boxer shot dead in Cebu City
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
of Colon in Cebu City, a 43-year-old amateur boxer who worked as a dispatcher was shot dead on Wednesday evening. An ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher also sustained a minor gunshot wound on her arm during the incident. Police Officer 3... Read more
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The Age
'Unless there's an Aboriginal telling me to go, I ain't going nowhere'who migrate to Australia, the threat of anti-Islamic prejudice is felt. She sai
'Unless there's an Aboriginal telling me to go, I ain't going nowhere'
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
who migrate to Australia, the threat of anti-Islamic prejudice is felt. She said an older women, for instance, who speaks English as a second language and is on her own with her kids would struggle more than she does. When a terrorist attack is... Read more
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The Sault Star
Bumbacco helps school Hounds off the iceInternet. Not only that, players selected by the Hounds in the Canadian Hockey
Bumbacco helps school Hounds off the ice
The Sault Star / Posted 8 days ago
Internet. Not only that, players selected by the Hounds in the Canadian Hockey League Import Draft are often enrolled in English as a second language courses at the Adult Education Centre. Current Greyhound Otto Makinen, a native of Tampere,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Youth and migrants targeted ahead of Auckland Council electionsinstructions have been published in 12 languages, and a video using New Zealand
Youth and migrants targeted ahead of Auckland Council elections
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
instructions have been published in 12 languages, and a video using New Zealand Sign Language has also been produced. English as a Second Language sessions have also been held at libraries with support from interpreters speaking Mandarin,... Read more
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Style Weekly
Shelf Aware: For Local Library Patrons, It Isn’t Just About Books Anymorewant to find books for them that help them with certain skill sets, whether the
Shelf Aware: For Local Library Patrons, It Isn’t Just About Books Anymore
Style Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
want to find books for them that help them with certain skill sets, whether they’re technology skill sets, whether they’re English as a second language, whether they are helping their children; if they’re immigrants, through navigating the U.S.... Read more
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