Larry Ferlazzo's Monthly Newsletter - August, 2019
July’s “Best” Lists – There Are Now 2,061 Of Them!
Here’s my regular round-up of new “The Best…” lists I posted this month (you can see all 2,061 of them categorized here):
THE BEST RESOURCES, ARTICLES & BLOG POSTS FOR TEACHERS OF ELLS IN 2019 – PART ONE
THE BEST SCIENCE SITES OF 2019 – PART ONE
THE BEST COLLECTIONS OF DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES’ POLICY POSITIONS
THE BEST ARTICLES (& BLOG POSTS) OFFERING PRACTICAL ADVICE & RESOURCES TO TEACHERS IN 2019 – PART ONE
THE EIGHT BEST TEACHING & LEARNING RESOURCES AVAILABLE ON THIS BLOG
THE BEST SOCIAL EMOTIONAL LEARNING RESOURCES OF 2019 – PART ONE
THE BEST ARTICLES, VIDEOS & POSTS ON EDUCATION POLICY IN 2019 – PART ONE
THE MOST POPULAR POSTS FROM THIS BLOG IN THE FIRST SIX MONTHS OF 2019
THE BEST THEORY OF KNOWLEDGE RESOURCES IN 2019 – PART ONE
My Favorite Posts That Appeared In July
I regularly highlight my picks for the most useful posts for each month — not including “The Best…” lists. I also use some of them in a more extensive monthly newsletter I send-out. You can see older Best Posts of the Month at Websites Of The Month (more recent lists can be found here).
You can also see my all-time favorites here. I’ve also been doing “A Look Back” series reviewing old favorites, too. Check out A LOOK BACK: 2019’S BEST POSTS FROM THIS BLOG – PART ONE.
Here are some of the posts I personally think are the best, and most helpful, ones I’ve written during this past month (not in any order of preference) There are a lot of them this month:
EXCELLENT ARTICLE APPLICABLE TO PRONOUNCING STUDENT NAMES CORRECTLY: THEY’RE NOT “HARD,” THEY’RE “UNPRACTICED”
Responding To Racist “Go Back To Your Country” Trope
“I SPY” ILLUSTRATIONS ARE GREAT FOR ELLS & HERE’S A COOL VIDEO EXPLAINING HOW THEY ARE MADE
“AUTHOR INTERVIEW: ‘BLACK APPETITE. WHITE FOOD.’”
NEW GROWTH MINDSET STUDY, BUT THE CAVEATS ARE MORE INTERESTING THAN THE RESULTS
SHOCKING – NOT! NEW STUDY FINDS EDUCATORS TEND TO DISCIPLINE BLACK STUDENTS MORE HARSHLY THAN WHITE STUDENTS
NEW ARTICLE ON ARISTOTLE & PERSUASION WOULD BE GREAT FOR STUDENTS – & TEACHERS – TO READ
“FLUENT KEY” LOOKS LIKE A WONDERFUL VIDEO TOOL FOR ALL TEACHERS
“USA LEARNS,” ONE THE BEST ONLINE TOOLS FOR LEARNING ENGLISH, GETS EVEN BETTER!
BEING A MENTOR AT OUR SCHOOL MAY HAVE RESULTED IN IMPROVED GRADES FOR THE…MENTORS
“THREE WAYS TO END THE SCHOOL YEAR STRONG” IS MY LATEST BRITISH COUNCIL POST – LOTS OF STUDENT HAND-OUTS INCLUDED!
I CREATED A NEW FACEBOOK PAGE – FEEL FREE TO “LIKE” IT IF YOU WANT TO BE NOTIFIED OF NEW BLOG POSTS!
“SHAPE OF THE WORLD” INFOGRAPHIC SHOWS CHANGING PERCEPTIONS OF THE WORLD THROUGHOUT HISTORY
“READING LOGS SHOULD BE TOOLS FOR ‘STUDENTS TO SPY ON THEMSELVES’”
GUEST POST: EQUITY & ACCESS IN SCHOOLS
“KOLIBRI” IS A VERY INTRIGUING LEARNING APP
July’s Most Popular Posts From This Blog
As regular readers know, at the end of each week I share the five most popular posts from the previous seven days.
I thought people might find it interesting to see a list of the ten most popular posts from the previous thirty days.
You might also be interested in IT’S THE TWELFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THIS BLOG – HERE ARE THE FORTY ALL-TIME MOST POPULAR POSTS.
Not to mention THE MOST POPULAR POSTS FROM THIS BLOG IN THE FIRST SIX MONTHS OF 2019
Here are this month’s most popular posts:
- The Best Resources, Articles & Blog Posts For Teachers Of ELLs In 2019 – Part One
- List Of Knowledge Questions My TOK Students Are Using This Year For Their Oral Presentations
- The Best Resources For Helping Teachers Use Bloom’s Taxonomy In The Classroom
- The Best Online Virtual “Corkboards” (or “Bulletin Boards”)
- Responding To Racist “Go Back To Your Country” Trope
- The Best Sites For Learning About The World’s Different Cultures
- The Best Places To Get The “Same” Text Written For Different “Levels”
- The Best Websites For Creating Online Learning Games
- A Look Back – Infographic: “Expanding Sentences”
- What Is The Accurate Edison Quote On Learning From Failure?