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Adult ESL Training Videos – New American Horizons

Adult ESL Training Videos – New American Horizons. These videos are just one example of great resources Burgen Young from the Minnesota Literacy Council shared with 22 workshop participants Saturday Oct. 18th. Other fabulous resources include 10 pages of tips…

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Oct. 18 Free Tutor Training: 9:00-3:30. Sign up now!

Giving+Learning Training Flyer_MNLiteracyCouncil Giving + Learning and the NDSU English Department are hosting a Tutor Training session for students, teachers, and volunteers who work with Low Level English Learners. Burgen Young from the Minnesota Literacy Council will be putting on…

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Workshop begins in 20 minutes!

The first of two workshops for recruiting and orienting Giving + Learning tutors begins at 7:00 pm in the Arikara Room of the Memorial Union, NDSU. The second workshop will be Wednesday September 17th at 7:00 pm, Fargo Public Library….

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Tutor Tip: Citizenship Tutoring: Are You Up to the Challenge?

Originally posted on Literacy Live!:
The journey to citizenship can seem daunting for tutors and students alike, but LCNV resources can help. Image from Civics Flash Cards for the Naturalization Test, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. A recommended resource available…

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Civics Lessons and EL Civics for ESL Students

Civics Lessons and EL Civics for ESL Students. Useful website that takes the basic citizenship preparation materials and breaks them down into comprehensible units and adds significant multimedia components.¬† The site also has some ESL ebooks for tutors and learners…

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MultiBrief: The importance of hands-on learning and movement for English learners

MultiBrief: The importance of hands-on learning and movement for English learners. Tremendous resource for ELL tutor, including a note on Total Physical Response and use of art with ELLs.

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English Language and Civics Tutor Training | Welcoming America

English Language and Civics Tutor Training | Welcoming America. The announcement for our next two training sessions, as found on the Welcoming America website.

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Project SHINE | Fostering Immigrant Integration

Project SHINE | Fostering Immigrant Integration. Fabulous service learning model that has been replicated in 9 states by a number of universities and colleges.  Some good instructional materials available.

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Learn English free with USA Learns!

Learn English free with USA Learns!. We haven’t tried this with any of our learners yet, but it looks promising: free, designed for beginners or intermediate learners, and available on multiple platforms.

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Tacoma Community House – Downloadable Materials

Originally posted on Sugar Labs @ NDSU:
Tacoma Community House – Downloadable Materials. Good looking set of materials from the Tacoma Community House.

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