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The News & Observer
Proposed cleaning cuts for Wake County schools draw concernsaffect health conditions and put an extra burden on already-busy teachers. “It
Proposed cleaning cuts for Wake County schools draw concerns
The News & Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
affect health conditions and put an extra burden on already-busy teachers. “It would be terrible,” said Eveline Muela, an English as a second language teacher at Hodge Road Elementary School in Knightdale. “We need them to be vacuuming every day... 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 16 hours 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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WVVA Bluefield
US cuts off student financial aid to 3 Medtech college sitesMedtech's website, the company offers courses in practical nursing, medical ass
US cuts off student financial aid to 3 Medtech college sites
WVVA Bluefield / Posted yesterday
Medtech's website, the company offers courses in practical nursing, medical assistant, lab assistant, dental assistant and English as a second language. Education officials say the three Medtech campuses will be barred from taking part in student... Read more
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Daily Mail
Baby talk DOES work - and could even help adults learn second languagemight be possible to use mathematics to fine tune the speech patterns of instru
Baby talk DOES work - and could even help adults learn second language
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
might be possible to use mathematics to fine tune the speech patterns of instructors in ways that enhance the teaching of English as a second language. They also distort their speech with pets and with foreign language speakers – but they do it... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Guilford County Schools teach ESL students during the summerschool year... that's what Guilford County Schools is doing for about 60 of the
Guilford County Schools teach ESL students during the summer
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
school year... that's what Guilford County Schools is doing for about 60 of their rising kindergarten students who speak English as a second language. The school system received a federal grant to pay teachers during the summer to educate the... Read more
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Queensland Times
The Ipswich headmaster showing staff the doorTrezise teacher-in-charge physics, who moved to West Moreton Anglican College i
The Ipswich headmaster showing staff the door
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
Trezise teacher-in-charge physics, who moved to West Moreton Anglican College in April, and Mary Lou Watkins, the former English as a second language specialist. Anonymous parents expressing concern at the school's "new direction" have sent... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
ESTEM chief says districts can allyof their student bodies and the increasing percentages of their students who ha
ESTEM chief says districts can ally
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of their student bodies and the increasing percentages of their students who have learning disabilities or who are learning English as a second language. Bacon told the group that the Little Rock community has long embraced school choice, dating... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Sanders supporters aren’t talking unity at Democratic Convention breakfastValley Rep. Mike Honda made similar pitches with similar responses. Bette Empo
Sanders supporters aren’t talking unity at Democratic Convention breakfast
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
Valley Rep. Mike Honda made similar pitches with similar responses. Bette Empol, 66, of Oak Park, who coordinates an English as a Second Language program at Conejo Valley Adult School, said she didn't mind the disturbance at the hotel... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
7Everyday Hero Paula Bellack teaches English as a second language through Volunteers of Americaif a 7Everyday Hero helps teach you for free. Paula Bellack gives her time wit
7Everyday Hero Paula Bellack teaches English as a second language through Volunteers of America
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
if a 7Everyday Hero helps teach you for free. Paula Bellack gives her time with Volunteers of America. She is an ESL or English as a Second Language teacher. "So, ESL is teaching them the English language so they can get around and learn how to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Playing organ put Vietnam veteran in dangerfor decades. With free tuition, he earned a doctorate in voice and master's deg
Playing organ put Vietnam veteran in danger
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
for decades. With free tuition, he earned a doctorate in voice and master's degrees in linguistics, French and teaching of English as a second language here. But there was even a bigger change. He came to realize he was gay, years after leaving... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
32 students from across globe settle into UT lifein UT residence halls through Aug. 6. They will be engaged in cultural activiti
32 students from across globe settle into UT life
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
in UT residence halls through Aug. 6. They will be engaged in cultural activities, experiential learning, and courses in English as a second language, said Sara Clark, director of global initiatives in the UT Center for International Studies and... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of events around AthensBroad Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 1573 West Broad St., Athens. Double-dol
Weekly calendar of events around Athens
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Broad Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 1573 West Broad St., Athens. Double-dollars for EBT shoppers. English as a Second Language: 11 a.m., Commerce Public Library, 344 S. Broad St., Commerce. Free. commercelibrary@gmail.com,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Harper College presents career seminar for ESL studentsHarper College instructors will present "Pathways to Careers for English as a S
Harper College presents career seminar for ESL students
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Harper College instructors will present "Pathways to Careers for English as a Second Language Students" from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, in the Rasmussen North Room of the Schaumburg Township District Library at 130 S. Roselle Road in... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Brie Larson confirmed as 'Captain Marvel'is best known for his work as a television host, writer, actor, and producer, a
Brie Larson confirmed as 'Captain Marvel'
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
is best known for his work as a television host, writer, actor, and producer, and least known for his charity work teaching English as a second language on Tunisian date farms. StephenColbert is best known for his work as a television host, writer,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Ruth O. CornilsSociety, and the Community Concert Association. She was very interested in assi
Ruth O. Cornils
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
Society, and the Community Concert Association. She was very interested in assistance to Native Americans and taught English as a Second Language to Chinese and Mexican immigrants. She loved her friends and family and was proud of her... Read more
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The Christian Post
10 Traits of the Healthiest Churches 10 Years From Nowis coming to America. What is your church doing to reach different people group
10 Traits of the Healthiest Churches 10 Years From Now
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
is coming to America. What is your church doing to reach different people groups in your community? Try sponsoring an ESL (English as a Second Language) class. Watch the world come to you. 5. The church will have had a consistent and strategic... Read more
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Mashable
One nonprofit's surprising journey to teach girls how to code in Afghanistanthe hefty instructor requirements. The organization wanted an experienced and
One nonprofit's surprising journey to teach girls how to code in Afghanistan
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
the hefty instructor requirements. The organization wanted an experienced and determined local coding teacher who spoke English as a second language — and she needed to be a woman. "The instructors had to be female, given the cultural... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Entertainment provided by local groups and studentswith the principal goal of identifying problem areas in the Spanish-speaking co
Entertainment provided by local groups and students
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
with the principal goal of identifying problem areas in the Spanish-speaking community. It establish programs, such as English as a Second Language, to address the problems, said Reyes. Proceeds from Saturday’s event benefit children’s... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New Niagara University program will aid international studentswant to enroll at U.S. colleges and universities but don’t have the requisite E
New Niagara University program will aid international students
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
want to enroll at U.S. colleges and universities but don’t have the requisite English language skills. An intensive new English as a second language program presented by the Edward A. Brennan Center for Language, Culture and Leadership will... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Local missionaries returning to Haitiand customs on the Haitians. For example, teachers use Haitian textbooks to tea
Local missionaries returning to Haiti
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
and customs on the Haitians. For example, teachers use Haitian textbooks to teach students. Students are being taught English as a second language. "We're trying to help them help themselves," Ronnie Hawkins said. "Our goal is to lay down the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
English class a door to broad horizonsOPENING NEW PATHWAYS: Paul Lishman (front), ESL tutor, English as a Second Lang
English class a door to broad horizons
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
OPENING NEW PATHWAYS: Paul Lishman (front), ESL tutor, English as a Second Language, with students (from left) Yumi Tokuyasu (Japan), Sungu Kim (South Korea), Keiko Ochi (Japan), Seungho Song (South Korea), Shinya Hamada (Japan), Yuki Yasumoto... Read more
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The Morning Call
Where you can volunteer in the Lehigh ValleySouthside Center, Bethlehem, seeks volunteers to tutor adult students in adult
Where you can volunteer in the Lehigh Valley
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
Southside Center, Bethlehem, seeks volunteers to tutor adult students in adult basic education, GED test preparation and English as a Second Language. Volunteers tutor once or twice a week, mornings or evenings, Monday-Thursday. An orientation... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Cleveland State's Continuing Education Department Announces Fall Line Upof marriage with minor children. This class is offered monthly and the cost is
Cleveland State's Continuing Education Department Announces Fall Line Up
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
of marriage with minor children. This class is offered monthly and the cost is $45. (See mycs.cc/grow for dates/times.) ? English as a second language Part 1 This beginning ESL course is for the adult learner who is looking to improve their... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Saunders allegedly stole $100K from Adult Literacy Barrowknown as the Winder-Barrow Coalition for Adult and Continuing Education. It off
Saunders allegedly stole $100K from Adult Literacy Barrow
Barrow Journal / Posted 4 days ago
known as the Winder-Barrow Coalition for Adult and Continuing Education. It offers assistance for those taking GED and English as a Second Language courses. There will be no interruption in any adult literacy classes, GED prep classes, and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
An eerily accurate vision of the futureat first to be told our main study novel for two whole years was going to be a
An eerily accurate vision of the future
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
at first to be told our main study novel for two whole years was going to be a Victorian political thriller written in English as a second language by a Polish novelist. What the hell? At the time I was in love with the Romantic and Gothic... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Myanmar refugees make journey of faithto the school from Minnesota only a few months ago.

The students, who lea

Myanmar refugees make journey of faith
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
to the school from Minnesota only a few months ago.

The students, who learned the Karenni language as children, speak English as a second language. They admit writing and completing verbal assignments in English at the college level has been a... Read more

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Nevada Appeal
Summer school serves English Language Learner students for Carson City School District studentsretaining what was learned the previous school year,” said Assistant Superinten
Summer school serves English Language Learner students for Carson City School District students
Nevada Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
retaining what was learned the previous school year,” said Assistant Superintendent Susan Keema. There were 38 Teachers of English as a Second Language who taught the summer school courses. In order for these teachers to be qualified to teach ESL,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga areaMiddle Cross Baptist Church, 4009 Norcross Road, Hixson; proceeds to help suppo
Faith Briefs: Faith based music and events in the Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Middle Cross Baptist Church, 4009 Norcross Road, Hixson; proceeds to help support upcoming mission trip, 877-5742. - English as a Second Language Workshop Training, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, Aug. 13 & 20, Tennessee Baptist Children's Home,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events for Saturday, July 23Athens. Sign up at the Information Services Desk or call (706) 613-3650, ext. 3
Athens area events for Saturday, July 23
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Athens. Sign up at the Information Services Desk or call (706) 613-3650, ext. 354. Free. www.athenslibrary.org/athens. English as a Second Language: 11 a.m., Commerce Public Library, 344 S. Broad St., Commerce. Free. commercelibrary@gmail.com,... Read more
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The Maui News
Neighbors: Sowing the seeds of the futureEducation program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. As she worked o
Neighbors: Sowing the seeds of the future
The Maui News / Posted 5 days ago
Education program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. As she worked on her doctorate, Robinson started teaching English as a second language to the Cambodian refugees who were flooding into Boston; she also began to make regular trips to... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Saunders confessed to forging checksbeen executive director of the organization since 2012. The 23-year-old program
Saunders confessed to forging checks
Barrow Journal / Posted 5 days ago
been executive director of the organization since 2012. The 23-year-old program was previously known as the Winder-Barrow Coalition for Adult and Continuing Education. It offers assistance for those taking GED and English as a Second Language cours... 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 5 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 Scranton Times-Tribune
Children of migrants learn about democracymust be the offspring of migrant workers and have earned a 3.7 grade point aver
Children of migrants learn about democracy
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
must be the offspring of migrant workers and have earned a 3.7 grade point average, as well as be high performers in English as a Second Language classes. The Migrant Education Program of the Pennsylvania Department of Higher Education, a... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Smarter Balanced scores show small gainsshowed a one percent decrease among fourth graders and a four percent decrease
Smarter Balanced scores show small gains
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
showed a one percent decrease among fourth graders and a four percent decrease among sixth graders. Students learning English as a second language had a one percent decline among sixth graders and Hispanics declined by two percent among eight... Read more
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Dover Post
Smarter Balanced scores show small gainsshowed a one percent decrease among fourth graders and a four percent decrease
Smarter Balanced scores show small gains
Dover Post / Posted 6 days ago
showed a one percent decrease among fourth graders and a four percent decrease among sixth graders. Students learning English as a second language had a one percent decline among sixth graders and Hispanics declined by two percent among eight... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
JCPS launches '55 in 5' initiativeimmediately begin hiring new employees for teaching positions in math, science,
JCPS launches '55 in 5' initiative
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
immediately begin hiring new employees for teaching positions in math, science, dual-certification areas, early childhood, English as a Second Language (ESL) and special education. As part of the "55 in 5" initiative, JCPS will recruit teachers... Read more
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The Mercury News
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas PostVisitors of the Milpitas Public Library at 160 N. Main St. can participate in a
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Visitors of the Milpitas Public Library at 160 N. Main St. can participate in a free English as a second language club on Fridays, 10-11 a.m. Librarians and fellow learners will help them improve English listening and speaking skills. This is for... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Saunders arrested for Adult Literacy Barrow theftprogram was previously known as the Winder-Barrow Coalition for Adult and Conti
Saunders arrested for Adult Literacy Barrow theft
Barrow Journal / Posted 6 days ago
program was previously known as the Winder-Barrow Coalition for Adult and Continuing Education. It offers GED and English as a Second Language courses. Saunders was born in Tallassee, Ala., in 1947. He moved to Auburn, Ala., in 1957 when... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
High-Priced DemocracyThe Bernie Sanders campaign produced several firsts. One was speaking the word
High-Priced Democracy
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
The Bernie Sanders campaign produced several firsts. One was speaking the word “socialism” out loud during a presidential contest. Another was opening a discussion about free college. But its biggest breakthrough was to demonstrate how a viable... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
JCPS holding job fair Thursdaydrivers, substitute teachers, support staff and food service workers. Intervie
JCPS holding job fair Thursday
WLKY Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
drivers, substitute teachers, support staff and food service workers. Interviews will be conducted on site. JCPS is also dealing with a teacher shortage. The biggest needs are in math, science, special education and English as a second lan... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Indian release for Lee’s ‘car crash’ filmBrett Lee’s ‘Bollywood goes Bogan car crash’ movie unIndian to release in India
Indian release for Lee’s ‘car crash’ film
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Brett Lee’s ‘Bollywood goes Bogan car crash’ movie unIndian to release in India, US and Middle East | Daily Telegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Brett Lee’s ‘Bollywood... Read more
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News.com.au
Indian release for Lee’s ‘car crash’ filmBeautiful divorcee and single mother of one, Meera (Tannishtha Chatterjee) is a
Indian release for Lee’s ‘car crash’ film
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Beautiful divorcee and single mother of one, Meera (Tannishtha Chatterjee) is an Australian of Indian origin. Smart and independent, she has carved out a successful life for herself and her daughter. Despite family pressure to find 'a nice Indian... Read more
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Daily Herald
Educator appointed to vacant seat on Lisle village boardis a bilingual educator who has held various positions, mostly teaching Spanish
Educator appointed to vacant seat on Lisle village board
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
is a bilingual educator who has held various positions, mostly teaching Spanish. She also served as a director for an English as a Second Language department. According to her resume, McGovern taught in three states before moving to Illinois... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Cobourg police chief speaks to new CanadiansCobourg Police Chief Kai Liu, an immigrant from Taiwan about 30 years ago, told
Cobourg police chief speaks to new Canadians
Northumberland Today / Posted 7 days ago
Cobourg Police Chief Kai Liu, an immigrant from Taiwan about 30 years ago, told those attending an English as a Second Language class that he knows what it is like to not know English as a new Canadian. He also told the roomful of people at Trinity... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo schools getting 30 new teachers through program Rumore criticizesBringing 30 new teachers – including three black men, a demographic woefully un
Buffalo schools getting 30 new teachers through program Rumore criticizes
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Bringing 30 new teachers – including three black men, a demographic woefully underrepresented on the staff – into the Buffalo Public Schools this fall might seem like a good idea. But the Buffalo Teachers Federation says the program supplying these... Read more
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Daily Herald
Washington School expansion on track in Mundelein District 75education students. Six of the eight new classrooms will be for second grade, w
Washington School expansion on track in Mundelein District 75
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
education students. Six of the eight new classrooms will be for second grade, with the others used as a resource center and English as a second language instruction. "With the additional space the district is able to serve more of our special needs... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
WFISD bilingual programs lambasted in auditEditor's note: This is the second installment of the Times Record News occasion
WFISD bilingual programs lambasted in audit
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 7 days ago
Editor's note: This is the second installment of the Times Record News occasional series, Equity in Education. The series examines disparities in funding, quality of instruction and other matters in the Wichita Falls Independent School District. An... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Stephen DomvilleRichland, where he was also an assistant girls' soccer coach. More recently, he
Stephen Domville
Warren Times Observer / Posted 7 days ago
Richland, where he was also an assistant girls' soccer coach. More recently, he was a parttime instructor at SRU, teaching English as a second language for Japanese and Chinese students. For a majority of his life, he was a proud stayathome... 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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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Study: WFISD’s bilingual, ESL programs show no shared visionFile photo English language learners historically have one of the lowest gradua
Study: WFISD’s bilingual, ESL programs show no shared vision
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 8 days ago
File photo English language learners historically have one of the lowest graduation rates of any student group and are at risk of dropping out if they do not receive adequate bilingual education.The results of a recent study of Wichita Falls ISD’s... Read more
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