Larry Ferlazzo

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Tags Student Engagement
February 27, 2014

Editor's Note: This blog was co-authored by Katie Hull Sypnieski. Portions of this post are excerpted from their book, The ESL/ELL...

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Tags New-Teacher Support
April 29, 2013

This article is adapted from Larry's new book, Read More.

Tags New-Teacher Support
April 16, 2013

This article is adapted from Larry's new book, Read More.

Tags Student Engagement
October 4, 2012
"A picture is worth a thousand words."
-- Unknown

Though the origin of this popular adage is unclear, one thing is clear: using photos with English-Language...

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Tags Student Engagement
May 16, 2012

Students and teacher need to develop positive and trusting relationships in an effective classroom. It is also critical that all students, especially English-language learners, develop trusting and enriching...

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Tags Assessment
April 17, 2012
Katie Hull Sypnieski

Positive relationships are the foundation of any successful classroom and particularly one that includes English-Language...

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Tags Student Engagement
March 12, 2012

The number of English-Language Learners in the United States is growing rapidly, including many states that have not previously had large immigrant populations. As teachers try to respond to the needs of these students...

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Tags New-Teacher Support
May 12, 2011

Editor's Note: Larry Ferlazzo teaches English at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento, California. He writes a popular blog for teachers and is the author of three books. He also supports...

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