This article is a primer for teachers and students interested in learning more about the literature of the Spanish Golden Age. It contains several great links to aids for learning, teaching and enjoying it, including one opportunity to actually listen to one famous piece and enjoy relevant artworks.
Why does Christianity permeate today’s American culture?
In this article we will look at the beginnings of this history to help ESL students better understand what created the current religious climate in America.
It’s tough enough for many people to present something orally in their own language. Students in foreign language classes often feel twice as nervous. This article contains instructions for preparing assignments that can also help in other situations.
If you want to reduce your foreign accent in a second language you are learning or may already speak, this article contains great tips!
In foreign language circles, the four skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing have been eclipsed by the Five C’s of Communication, Cultures, Connections, Comparisons and Communities. If you want your child to learn a foreign language, which approach would you want in his or her classroom?
Teachers are already using a lot of different teaching strategies to help struggling spellers, and yet some students continue to struggle. Using the American Sign Language Manual Alphabet can help these struggling spellers by giving them a visual and kinesthetic representation of spelling words.
Teachers are always looking for additional ways to help struggling readers. By adding a visual and kinesthetic representation of new sight words through the addition of American Sign Language signs, you can turn struggling readers into successful readers.
The Individualized Transition Plan (ITP) is a legal component of the IEP for students with disabilities. The ITP provides the specific transitional services that the school and District will provide for the student beyond high school graduation. For Matthew, the ITP goal is to study auto mechanics.
It can be impressive when you hear that a person is fluent in a foreign language. It can be just as disappointing to find out that they aren’t really fluent. This article presents some observations about the complexities of learning and mastering a foreign language.
The IEP is a legal document that includes the current evaluation of how a student’s disability impacts his/her participation and progress in the general education classroom. Find specific examples of present levels of performance and other important parts of the IEP.
There is, as they say, “a lid for every pot,” and the same is true of language learning software products and the people who buy them. The content of the three language learning software packages reviewed here indicates that they were designed for post-adolescent learners. They are also a sampling from different price ranges.
RtI is a powerful intervention inclusion in the legislation of IDEA 2004. For students who are under-achieving in the classroom, the RtI model creates a whole team approach to ensuring that no child is left behind. Data is used to construct interventions that are proactive in student achievement.
Discipline procedures for special education students include additional protocols that must be legally followed in school communities. In the given scenario, Jocelyn’s journey is profiled when she assaults a fellow classmate in a math class.
As a legally binding document, the IEP must include major components that school districts and teachers in the classroom are legally obligated to follow. The IEP must include written specifics of the services needed and delivered for students with disabilities.