Teaching ESL K-12: Views from the Classroom

  • AUTHORS: Helene Becker; Else Hamayan
  • ISBN-13: 9780838479018 
  • 240 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2001     Published
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About The Product

TEACHING ESL K-12: VIEWS FROM THE CLASSROOM addresses how to prepare English Language Learners to successfully enter the demands of mainstream classrooms, curricula, and schools. The authors artfully blend insightful classroom and school-based experience with frameworks of research and policy.


  • Examines the issues of teaching ESL K-12 from three distinct perspectives: Teachers' Voices, which are authentic accounts of teachers' experiences; Frameworks, which are comprehensive discussions of theoretical issues; and Investigations, which are inquiry-based activities.

About the Contributor

  • Helene Becker

  • Else Hamayan

Table of Contents

1. The Context of this Book
2. ESL Curriculum
3. ESL Program Models in Elementary Schools
4. ESL Program Models in Secondary Schools
5. Assessment Issues
6. Special Education and ESL Students
7. Involving Parents
8. Promoting Effective Schoolwide Instruction