The Kids’ Vocab iOSapp from MindSnacks introduces students to Tier 3—low-frequency, content-specific—vocabulary words. Each set of words is organized around a theme and built on games to keep students excited about learning. The words are repeated throughout the activities, providing students with supports and positive reinforcement as they work toward mastery. The high-quality graphics and engaging activities are intended to grab students’ attention as they increase their Tier 3vocabulary. Cost: $1.99
The TESOL Teacher of the Year Award was created by TESOL and NationalGeographic Learning to recognize and pay tribute to exceptional English language teachers at all levels. Applicants will be evaluated on their ability to create a supportive and encouraging learning environment by providing quality language instruction based on well-articulated theory, philosophy, educational research, and best practices.
Behind My Mask / Detras de me cubrebocasis a pedagogical tool to engage bilingual youth in conversations around identity and emotions amid the COVID-19 global pandemic. Written in English and Spanish, the book includes reflective activities about emotions and promotes the use of masks.
The Bill & MelindaGates Foundation wants to use a multimillion-dollar grant program to remove barriers to algebra—a gateway to higher-level mathematics—for English language learners, students from families in poverty, and Latino and Black students.