ESOL/EL/ML Resources

This collection compiled by The ILC Public Education Institute provides lessons, webinars, blogs and more for teachers of English for speakers of other languages (ESOL), English learner (EL) and multilingual learner (ML) students. Search below or use the “browse” tab to explore a list of all available options.

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English for Beginners

Series of English lesson videos for adult ESOL students

ELL Shifting to an Asset-Based Paradigm

This issue of Voices in Urban Education focuses on English language learners as bicultural, bilingual leaders of the future

Immigrant Connections Online Professional Development

Webinars and self-paced courses about family engagement, cultivating leadership among immigrant parents, supporting unaccompanied minors and more

Colorin Colorado

A bilingual English/Spanish site for educators and families of English language learners

ELL Policy and Research

Overview of laws and guidelines related to the education of English language learners at the federal, state and local level
TitleDescriptionTagsAuthor
English for BeginnersSeries of English lesson videos for adult ESOL studentsadult and higher education, videoThe Immigrant Learning Center
Inspiring English Language LearnersBilingual English/Spanish blog by a high school ESOL teacherblog, elementary school, middle school, high schoolEmily Francis
ELL Policy and ResearchOverview of laws and guidelines related to the education of English language learners at the federal, state and local levelwebsite, early elementary, elementary school, middle school, high schoolColorin Colorado
Colorin ColoradoA bilingual English/Spanish site for educators and families of English language learnersearly childhood, elementary school, middle school, high school, websiteColorin Colorado
ELL Shifting to an Asset-Based ParadigmThis issue of Voices in Urban Education focuses on English language learners as bicultural, bilingual leaders of the futurearticle/report, early childhood, elementary school, middle school, high school Annenberg Institute for School Reform
USA LearnsFree educational website with video lessons and thousands of activitieswebsite, adult and higher education, community, general audienceUSA Learns
Immigrant Connections Online Professional DevelopmentWebinars and self-paced courses about family engagement, cultivating leadership among immigrant parents, supporting unaccompanied minors and morewebsite, on-demand learning, early elementary, elementary school, middle school, high schoolImmigrant Connections
ELLevation – EL Community ResourcesPodcasts, blogs and other resources for teachers of multilingual studentswebsite, early childhood, elementary school, middle school, high school, adult and higher educationELLevation
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