Second Language Acquisition (SLA) Teaching Resources

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At the foundation of ESOL instruction are principles of Second Language Acquisition.  This collection, newly updated in fall 2022, includes an overview of key SLA theories and a selection of instructional resources describing the effective application of these principles in the ESOL classroom.

Topic Area
Curriculum Development
ESOL/English Learners
New Staff
Professional Standards
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Resource Type
PD Center
SABES English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Curriculum & Instruction PD Center