Giving + Learning

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Summer 2017: Giving + Learning Opportunities

Giving + Learning offers drop-in tutoring every Saturday and Sunday from 4-6 pm at the WE Center (15-21st Street South, Fargo, Suite 102).  All learners are welcome: English language learners, citizenship test preparation, driver’s permit test preparation, GED test preparation. …

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Weekend Giving + Learning at the WE Center

Tutors and learners are having a great time every Saturday and Sunday.  Feel free to drop in whenever you are available: no training needed, good materials will support the work.

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English for You

One of our learners is using English For You videos. I haven’t watched many, but they look like they have a lot of potential. Let us know if you use them. JenniferESL provides a similar video approach–a one-person show with…

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Today’s Tutor Tips

In continuing our ESL program this summer, I have been researching ways to appropriately teach a mixed-level class, so that each learner is able to work towards their specific goals. I came across the literacy resource webpage and blog called…

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Today’s Tutor Tips

via Washtenaw Literacy Site  Here are a number of tutoring tips that will provide resources for teachers in the ESL classroom to feel more confident: 1) Activate prior knowledge. Find a topic in which the learner are knowledgeable or interested in. This will…

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Learner Web: Teaching Adults to Read

via Learner Web: Teaching Adults to Read. Literacy coaches who are working with learners on reading will appreciate this online tool, a workshop broken down into the following components: Teaching Adults to Read: Alphabetics Teaching Adults to Read: Comprehension Teaching…

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ELL and Mentoring Volunteer Opportunities in the FM Area

Three great ELL and mentoring volunteer opportunities in the FM Area for 2016. African Initiative for Progress: AIP is looking for mentors to work with New American students at Fargo South High School and Davies High School. Mentoring may include some…

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Citizenship Curricula | Minnesota Literacy Council

Citizenship Curricula | Minnesota Literacy Council. The MLC Citizenship Curricula looks fabulous–of course!

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A creative commons licensed set of readings: every ELL teacher’s dream.

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Advanced English lessons

Advanced English lessons. ProLiteracy recommends this page as a resource for learners and tutors.

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