The 6 principles for exemplary teaching of English learners: Grades K-12
Co-authored by A. B. Hellman, MSU faculty.
As the number of English learners around the world soars, so does the need for quality English language instruction. TESOL International Association has furthered its ELT leadership role by defining a core set of principles for the exemplary teaching of English learners. The 6 Principles will help you make informed decisions to improve English language instruction and assessment. These foundational principles are for all educators and are applicable across different educational settings.
Inside the book you'll find essential information on language development and second language acquisition and detailed explanations of each of The 6 Principles. Also included in the book are practical applications of The 6 Principles for your K-12 classroom, vignettes and examples from different contexts, a 6 Principles self-assessment, and ideas for building strong communities of practice. Gain access to informational videos, book discussion questions, and additional online resources for educators and educational personnel.
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Short, D., H. Becker, N. Cloud, A. B. Hellman, L. N. Levine, and J. Cummins. The 6 principles for exemplary teaching of English learners: Grades K-12. Alexandria, VA: TESOL International (2018).