Events for LVGW Tutors and Teachers
More details coming soon!
Teacher Appreciation Event: November 16, 2022 from 5-6:30pm
Tutor Appreciation Event: April 20, 2023 from 5-7pm
Helpful Websites for LVGW Tutors and Teachers
TALKING ABOUT RACE
National Museum of African American History & Culture: Talking About Race
Talking to Kids about Racism & Justice
POPULAR FOR ESL
https://esllibrary.com/ (Email email@example.com for access)
https://changeagent.nelrc.org/ (username: massachusetts / password: changeagent)
Comprehensive list of resources from our friends at the Framingham Literacy Volunteers affiliate.
TEACHING READING & WRITING
https://www.newreaderspress.com/news-for-you-online (password: 2b65fa)
TEACHING BASIC LITERACY
NEW VOCABULARY PLATFORM FOR USE IN TUTORING
Wordcraft, a new vocabulary tool that teaches ESOL vocabulary through Latin and Greek root words, is available for testing. The website is at www.playwordcraft.com
Wordcraft was developed in NYC public schools as an experiment. By teaching vocabulary through the building blocks, students, many of them multilingual, learned thousands of words and developed a vocabulary that soon rivaled their parents’.
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT CURRICULUM