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MLive.com
$13M education initiative 'The Learning Network' ending this monthfunded more spots in high-quality pre-kindergarten classrooms, middle and high
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
funded more spots in high-quality pre-kindergarten classrooms, middle and high school college counseling, career readiness, English as a second language and early/middle college programs, and three conferences for hundreds of educators. "We've... Read more
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BC Local News
SD6 looking for host families for international studentssays most of the students participating in RMISP arrive with functional English
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
says most of the students participating in RMISP arrive with functional English at minimum. Those who do not may receive English as a second language (ESL) support at school and/or with private tutors. "Host families come in all shapes and sizes... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich educator teaches English to preschoolers in Sri Lankafor colors, feelings, opposites and small phrases. “That really grabbed their
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
for colors, feelings, opposites and small phrases. “That really grabbed their attention,” said Brock, who had never taught English as a second language before. “They were listening. They were absorbing it.” Brock spent two weeks in July and August... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich educator teaches English to preschoolers in Sri Lankafor colors, feelings, opposites and small phrases. “That really grabbed their
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
for colors, feelings, opposites and small phrases. “That really grabbed their attention,” said Brock, who had never taught English as a second language before. “They were listening. They were absorbing it.” Brock spent two weeks in July and August... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Despite reforms, academic says SFPS inter-zone transfer process gives privileged families advantagewere zoned for the school, which is on Griffin Street. Of those students who tr
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
were zoned for the school, which is on Griffin Street. Of those students who transferred in, 1 percent of students spoke English as a second language and 31 percent qualified for free or reduced lunch, bringing the school’s totals to 2 percent... Read more
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MLive.com
Rigorous test poses challenges to Michigan's English language learnersthem in the English learner program when they in fact had enough skills and eno
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
them in the English learner program when they in fact had enough skills and enough proficiency in English to fully participate in the general education classroom,” said Suzanne Toohey, an English as a second language consultant for Oakland Sc... Read more
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TribLIVE
Quaker Valley teacher visits Kenya to help improve education | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
When Millennials move back in, new rules applyhappy to have her down the hall,” she says. “We have a big house, so we’re not
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
happy to have her down the hall,” she says. “We have a big house, so we’re not on top of one another.” Maggie, who teaches English as a second language for a nonprofit school, “is a lovely person, and my husband, Greg, and I enjoy having her... Read more
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The Star
Adult high school grad motivated by her kidstheir adult high school diploma was Claudia Arrez, who began her educational jo
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
their adult high school diploma was Claudia Arrez, who began her educational journey at CCC in 2013 when she entered the English as a Second Language program. After about three months, she was ready to move forward so she enrolled in the adult... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Diversity of perspectives proves secret to debating successCollege have a language background other than English. Ela Amor-Robertson, the
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
College have a language background other than English. Ela Amor-Robertson, the teacher in charge of the college's English as a second language or dialect program, said she was "gobsmacked" by the team's success. "We thought this is going... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
HCC Adult Education Program seeking volunteer tutorsProgram is seeking volunteers to tutor adults in Highland’s district. Voluntee
The Journal-Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Program is seeking volunteers to tutor adults in Highland’s district. Volunteers tutor in math, reading, writing or English as a second language. All interested individuals are encouraged to attend an informational meeting, which will... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Dayton schools set to begin new year days after bitter labor fightthey’ll give DPS’ youngest students a boost in reading. The teachers union was
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
they’ll give DPS’ youngest students a boost in reading. The teachers union was pushing for more counselors, librarians and English as a Second Language teachers, arguing that would provide strategic help. “As the adversarial climate hopefully... Read more
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Gulf News
Sharjah wonder girl Sitara sets another recordto candidates at the Future Target Institute in Dubai, which is licensed to pro
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
to candidates at the Future Target Institute in Dubai, which is licensed to provide training in courses such as IELTS and English as a second language. The institute is run by her mother, who used to be a chemistry teacher in Pakistan.Sitara also... Read more
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Dover Post
Polytech students visit WashingtonThirty-four Polytech Adult Education English as a second language students hit
Dover Post / Posted 7 days ago
Thirty-four Polytech Adult Education English as a second language students hit the road with teacher Cecilia Robinson for a trip to Washington, D.C. On the trip, ESL students visited the White House, Capitol Building, Washington Monument, World War... Read more
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Farragut Press
Town resident teaches English in Greece Farragut resident Rachel Hulsey was part of a team of 15 who taught English a
Farragut Press / Posted 8 days ago
Farragut resident Rachel Hulsey was part of a team of 15 who taught English as a Second Language in Greece this summer. Here, she gets a picture in front of the Parthenon. Village Green resident Rachel Hulsey... Read more
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Daily Mail
Teacher charged with statutory rape of her ex-studentto us, we will take the appropriate measures,' Stafford said. Williams, who is
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
to us, we will take the appropriate measures,' Stafford said. Williams, who is currently employed as a sixth-grade English as a second language (ESL) teacher at Ledford Elementary School, posted $50,000 bail and was released pending her... Read more
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Officer.com
Dallas Unveils Public Safety Budget Planat recreation centers. — Opening 14 libraries for six days a week instead of f
Officer.com / Posted 9 days ago
at recreation centers. — Opening 14 libraries for six days a week instead of five. — An increase in funding for English as a Second Language, commonly known as ESL, programs at the city's libraries. All the increases will come despite... Read more
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KERA North Texas
In Dallas, Adults Learning To Read Will Test Apps Designed To Help Reduce Illiteracyis this key to the future of our city,” Rawlings said. “Up front and center: ad
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
is this key to the future of our city,” Rawlings said. “Up front and center: adult literacy and being able to speak English as a second language. That is something we’ve got to deal with. But if we sit around waiting for the feds or the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bilingual babies can distinguish between two languages at 20 monthsfrom 20 people, all around the age of 30, who had lived in Britain for at least
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
from 20 people, all around the age of 30, who had lived in Britain for at least 13 months. They had all started learning English as a second language around age 10. The research found that they improvements in the structure of the brain's white... Read more
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BC Local News
Star CalendarSee website: https://www.connectnowbusinessnetwork.com/events/#!event/2016/3/23
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
See website: https://www.connectnowbusinessnetwork.com/events/#!event/2016/3/23/connect-now-aldergrove 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
Star CalendarSee website: https://www.connectnowbusinessnetwork.com/events/#!event/2016/3/23
Aldergrove Star / Posted 10 days ago
See website: https://www.connectnowbusinessnetwork.com/events/#!event/2016/3/23/connect-now-aldergrove 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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Waxahachie Daily Light
God, Goals and Green Cards: How crime in El Salvador, search for American dream birthed Ellis County's Sun City Athletic Clubdream into education that could be used to help repair his native home. Naviga
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 11 days ago
dream into education that could be used to help repair his native home. Navigating the American school system as an English as a Second Language student, too, carried a unique set of challenges. "At the beginning, I was excited. I was... Read more
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FOX News
CNN's Acosta beaten in epic White House humiliation, and other outlandish media momentswith a statute. Acosta started talking green cards and such and then had this
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
with a statute. Acosta started talking green cards and such and then had this epic sentence. “And, yes, they may learn English as a second language later on in life, but this whole notion of, well, they could learn -- they have to learn English... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Immigration in the age of Trump: What it means for Palm Beach Countyit impossible to know how many students are not legal residents. The district
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
it impossible to know how many students are not legal residents. The district can and does track how many students speak English as a second language. There were 17,196 English language learners in the district during the 2011-12 school year,... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
People of Note: Myers Park High's Lawson to study in South KoreaServices Department since 2014. She was principal at Winterfield Elementary fro
The Charlotte Post / Posted 12 days ago
Services Department since 2014. She was principal at Winterfield Elementary from 2010-14 and curriculum specialist for the English as a Second Language Student Education Department from 2007-10. Boyd was also an ESL district resource teacher... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Richard Henahan swam Canandaigua Lake to help refugeesorganization.” Based in northwest Rochester, Mary’s Place is a nonprofit that
MPNnow.com / Posted 12 days ago
organization.” Based in northwest Rochester, Mary’s Place is a nonprofit that provides services to refugees including free English as a second language classes, translation for immigration forms, food distribution and a clothing closet. Since... Read more
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Inquirier.net
For this gay photographic artist, art is for love’s sakediscrimination to a point of it impacting my future. But there were times that
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
discrimination to a point of it impacting my future. But there were times that I could only hang out with other ESL (English as a Second Language) students, or I’d get certain looks, or had to live up to stereotypes attached to my body; but... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Community Soundings: Community Fund gives $22k, Farm to table...resource center for immigrants in the greater Stamford area. Funding will help
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
resource center for immigrants in the greater Stamford area. Funding will help further develop Building One Community’s English as a second language programming, skills development program and hiring site. These services supported by the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hirings aid full-day kindergarten’s return to districtwill earn $43,881 and the others will be paid $41,174. The following teachers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
will earn $43,881 and the others will be paid $41,174. The following teachers were hired for these posts: Brian Stiles, English as a second language in secondary grades, $48,165; Ryan Elmy, ESL, elementary grades, $41,174; David Shaller, diesel... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump immigration policy: His own family wouldn't have got into U.S.if she left school with Scottish Highers, the diploma equivalent, but we are as
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
if she left school with Scottish Highers, the diploma equivalent, but we are assuming she did. Other factors: Fluent English as a second language; first language was Gaelic. Of working age - just. Likely decision of immigration agent:... Read more
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Business Insider
There's an immigration deal that should be reached, but won'tBut as Rich Lowry notes, there are 125 million English speakers in India alone
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
But as Rich Lowry notes, there are 125 million English speakers in India alone. Lots of people around the world learn English as a second language, and this does not have to be a bar to diversity. Plus, the idea that English is central to... Read more
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Philly.com
Language of food: Learning English through cookingto become bowls of panzanella with tomatoes and peppers, crackled in the olive
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
to become bowls of panzanella with tomatoes and peppers, crackled in the olive oil — the exact sound the instructors in the English as a second language class described when they defined the word sizzle earlier that day. “When you’re on the beach... Read more
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dna
Trump's adviser clashes with CNN, NYT reporters at White Housemay have...other ways, do obtain a green card at some point. They do it through
dna / Posted 15 days ago
may have...other ways, do obtain a green card at some point. They do it through a lot of hard work and yes, they may learn English as a second language later on in life", Acosta said as he was interrupted by Miller several times in between. "But... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Trump adviser clashes with CNN, NYT reporters at White Housemay have... other ways, do obtain a green card at some point. They do it throug
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
may have... other ways, do obtain a green card at some point. They do it through a lot of hard work and yes, they may learn English as a second language later on in life,” Acosta said as he was interrupted by Miller several times in between. “But... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
After 50 years, A.G. Gaston Boys & Girls Club remains “family” for manycare, and the Alabama Department of Human Resources notified the club. The woma
The Birmingham Times / Posted 15 days ago
care, and the Alabama Department of Human Resources notified the club. The woman, now about 20, received tutoring, took an English as a Second Language class, earned her GED, and subsequently joined the military. “We think we have a very proud... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Salvadoran brothers deported to homelandkids did nothing wrong - but that is too low a bar. These kids excelled," said
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
kids did nothing wrong - but that is too low a bar. These kids excelled," said Heather Bradley, who taught Diego's English as a Second Language class at Quince Orchard and worked with Lizandro on the literary magazine. Lizandro's soccer... Read more
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Boston Globe
Read the full transcript of Wednesday’s press briefingbut in other ways, do obtain a Green Card at some point. They do it through a l
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
but in other ways, do obtain a Green Card at some point. They do it through a lot of hard work. And, yes, they may learn English as a second language later on in life. But this whole notion of “well, they have to learn English before they get to... Read more
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MLive.com
Some Michigan communities to see new voting machines at their precinctsvote. City offices will be holding open houses to let the public look at the n
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
vote. City offices will be holding open houses to let the public look at the new machines as well as holding seminars for English as a second language and disabled voters to allow them to give feedback to see how precincts can set up the machines... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
STEM+M academy hires new teacherspart time at Rio Grande University as well, leading to his part time status wit
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
part time at Rio Grande University as well, leading to his part time status with the STEM+M Academy. Haffoudhi has taught English as a second language (ESL), English as a foreign language (EFL), as well as English and literature to native English... Read more
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New Kerala
Tufts Health Plan Foundation Releases Report On Dementia-Friendly Activities Across The Commonwealth - newkerala news #259536vulnerable populations across the state (such as older adults living alone, rac
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
vulnerable populations across the state (such as older adults living alone, racial minorities, those who speak English as a second language or those dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid) the need for services and supports is... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Community Fund of Darien awards Stamford non-profit $22,000 grantthe lives of immigrants and, ultimately, the entire community.” Funding will h
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
the lives of immigrants and, ultimately, the entire community.” Funding will help further develop Building One Community's English as a Second Language programming, Skills Development Program and Hiring Site. “We are very grateful for the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Community Fund of Darien awards Stamford non-profit $22,000 grantthe lives of immigrants and, ultimately, the entire community.” Funding will h
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
the lives of immigrants and, ultimately, the entire community.” Funding will help further develop Building One Community's English as a Second Language programming, Skills Development Program and Hiring Site. “We are very grateful for the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Irondequoit man to swim Canandaigua Lake to benefit refugeesand nationalities, especially refugees in the city of Rochester’s Maplewood/Edg
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 16 days ago
and nationalities, especially refugees in the city of Rochester’s Maplewood/Edgerton neighborhood. Services include free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, translation for immigration forms, food distribution and a clothing closet. The... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Canandaigua Lake swim to help refugeesand nationalities, especially refugees in the city of Rochester’s Maplewood/Edg
MPNnow.com / Posted 16 days ago
and nationalities, especially refugees in the city of Rochester’s Maplewood/Edgerton neighborhood. Services include free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, translation for immigration forms, food distribution and a clothing closet. The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
NT disadvantage behind dismal NAPLAN statslevels of socio-economic disadvantage in the Territory, especially in remote Ab
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
levels of socio-economic disadvantage in the Territory, especially in remote Aboriginal communities where many kids have English as a second language and struggle with low school attendance. She's calling on Canberra to commit more cash to help... Read more
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News.com.au
NT disadvantage behind dismal NAPLAN statslevels of socio-economic disadvantage in the Territory, especially in remote Ab
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
levels of socio-economic disadvantage in the Territory, especially in remote Aboriginal communities where many kids have English as a second language and struggle with low school attendance. She's calling on Canberra to commit more cash to help... Read more
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BC Local News
Catholic church looking for rental home in Parksville Qualicum Beach for refugee familyan effort to apply whatever knowledge he has and get a job," Digras explained.
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
an effort to apply whatever knowledge he has and get a job," Digras explained. The husband and wife will be enrolled in an English as a Second Language Program. Digras said they are unable to reveal the names of the family for security... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Catholic church looking for rental home in Parksville Qualicum Beach for refugee familyan effort to apply whatever knowledge he has and get a job,” Digras explained.
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 16 days ago
an effort to apply whatever knowledge he has and get a job,” Digras explained. The husband and wife will be enrolled in an English as a Second Language Program. Digras said they are unable to reveal the names of the family for security... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Barton County Academy enrollment starts Mondaystarts on Aug. 23. Barton County residents age 19 or older can earn a high sch
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
starts on Aug. 23. Barton County residents age 19 or older can earn a high school diploma. The Academy also has an English as a Second Language (ESL) class for those wanting to improve their English, Site Director Becky Gillette said. The... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Former Great Yarmouth teacher Valerie Watson dies at age of 68full-time teaching, but continued to work in the evenings in adult education, a
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
full-time teaching, but continued to work in the evenings in adult education, as well as working with children learning English as a second language along with further spells at St Nicholas Priory. Returning to full-time education she taught at... Read more
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