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This list includes resources teachers can access to increase their knowledge about the topic, such as online learning modules, PowerPoints, practice briefs, practitioner-focused articles, and expert interview videos.
|Title of Resource||Description||Developed by||Direct Link to Resource|
|!Colorín Colorado!||A bilingual site for educators and families of ELLs providing free research-based information, activities, and advice to parents, schools, and communities. See the Resources tab.||WETA public television, in partnership with American Federation of Teachers and National Education Association||Access Resource|
|WIDA Consortium||Resources and information regarding standards, assessment, professional learning, and research focusing on academic language development and academic achievement for children and youth who are culturally and linguistically diverse.
|Consortium of state education agencies, universities and members of the organization.||Access Resource|
|English Language Learners Policy Research Brief||Provides a research update, background information and policy analysis regarding ELLs||The National Council of Teachers of English||Access Resource|
|English Language Learners||Tips for teaching ELLs, including videos, classroom examples, articles, research, tips for teaching and tips for parents||Reading Rockets, a project of WETA public television||Access Resource|
|ESL Desk Vocabulary||Vocabulary lists and activities, including high-utility academic vocabulary words.||unknown||Access Resource|
|Word Generation||Online activities that teach academic and content vocabulary to students. Elementary and middle school versions available for general, science, and social studies vocabulary.||Catherine Snow (Harvard University) in collaboration with SERP (Strategic Education Research Partnership)||Access Resource|
|Understanding Language||Teaching resources, research information, online professional development focused on language, literacy and content area learning||Research team, headed by Kenji Hakuta (Stanford University), WestEd, American Institutes for Research.||Access Resource|
|The Meadows Center for Preventing Educational Risk Library||Teaching resources, research, presentations, lesson materials, videos||Research team at University of Texas, Austin||Access Resource|
|Practical Guidelines for the Education of English Language Learners: Research-Based Recommendations for Instruction and Academic Interventions||Guidebook compiling research-based instruction for ELLs in reading and math||David Francis (University of Houston) and research team||Access Resource|
|Center for Parent Information and Resources: Tools that Empower Spanish-Speaking Parents||A set of resources for parents, including legal rights and school procedures||Compiled by Myriam Alizo, from one of the centers
|Reading Rockets: English Language Learners||A set of resources for educators and families||WETA public television, staff and advisers||Access Resource|