ERIC Number: ED473087
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Compass Points: New Directions for English Language Training, 1999-2002.
Compass Points: New Directions for English Language Training, v7-9, 12 Fall 1999-Fall 2002
These four volumes of a quarterly newsletter offer a collection of articles on teaching English as a Second Language to refugees. The volumes in this document are: Volume 7, Fall 1999 - Special Edition; Volume 8, Spring 2000; Volume 9, Spring 2000; and Volume 12, Fall 2002. Topics covered in these volumes include: "Fort Dix, NJ: Operation Provide Refuge" (Laura Casellas, Kitty Mizuno, Karen Hendershot, and Susan Somach); "Tips on Teaching Albanians" (Peggy Seufert); "It Was a Miracle! A Photo Essay about Teaching the Kosovars"; "Dealing with Children Who Have Experienced Trauma" (Dina Birman); "Standards, Standards, and More Standards" (Inaam Mansoor); "Revised Reading and Writing Level Descriptions" (Allene G. Grognet); "Mainstream English Language Training" (Allene G. Grognet);"Refugees and the Internet"; "The Internet as a Refugee Learning Resource" (Liz Ramsay); "Sample Lesson Plan: Researching an Occupation" (Liz Ramsay); and "9-11 Revisited." (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse for ESL Literacy Education.) (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Adult Education, Children, Computer Uses in Education, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Foreign Countries, Immigrants, Internet, Reading Instruction, Refugees, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Writing Instruction
Spring Institute for International Learning, English Language Training, 1610 Emerson Street, Denver, CO 80218. Tel: 303-863-0188; Fax: 303-863-0178; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.springinstitute.org.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Refugee Resettlement (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Spring Inst. for International Studies, Denver, CO.
Identifiers - Location: Albania; Kosovo