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What does ESOL stand for?
- English for speakers of other languages · What is it ?
- The ESOL Program is a language arts program, which is competency-based and provides instructional opportunities for adult Limited English Proficient (LEP) or Potentially English Proficient (PEP) students. The length of the program is based upon the study needs of each student. This English for Speakers of Other Languages program is open-entry/open-exit, which allows students to enter and exit the program when their individual needs have been met · What is the ESOL program?
- The English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program prepares students to communicate competently in English in appropriate situations and perform in the skill areas of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, with equal value placed on each. · ESOL mission statement
-“Educating the world, one person at a time” · ESOL Focus
- To assist persons with BNL or BSA guest badges , users, post- doctoral students, visiting appts, and members of their immediate families · Class levels
- Beginner
- Intermediate
- Advanced

· What is BNL/BSA?

· Tips for teachers working with ESOL
1. Know your students
2. Set targets
3. I need to know English NOW
4. Cultural issues
5. The right material
6. Students with no English at all
7. This is too easy
8. More than just the language
· Esol activities

· ESOL strategies · How to know if a student qualifies for ESOL
(TWO KEY QUESTIONS)
1. Is a language other than English used in the home?
2. Does the student speak a language other than English?

· How is an ESOL child graded?
· What colleges/ schools in the Tallahassee area offer ESOL programs?

· Example of an ESOL activity for a teacher?

· How to obtain an ESOL teaching…...

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