She outlines four stages in the acculturation process: initial enthusiasm or euphoria, during which ELLs
may experience excitement about their new surroundings; culture shock, in which they may experience confusion and stress; recovery, during which they find gradual stability; and integration, in which they regain their self-confidence.
schools and programs (McEntire, 2014), Spanish is the first language of the vast majority of ELLs
will account for 40 percent of the school-age population in the United States by the year 2030, according to colorincolorado.
Some 34 states fund ELL
programs through their state's primary funding formula.
may find that it is more effective to train tutors in existing academic units to work with ELLs
than it is to establish an additional support unit.
Some of the inequality issues related to language are highlighted when considering ELLs
in the deliberative process.
Helpful in gaining an understanding of the battles and sieges that transpired, Van Ells
offers factual data like a journalist but explains martial reasoning like a teacher.
By confronting these attitudes, ideas and obstacles, teachers can create meaningful and effective educational approaches and modifications for ELLS
were identified as ELLs
and the five most common first languages spoken were Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Russian, and Arabic.
--those who stayed in ELL
programs for five or more years--lagged significantly in every grade.
All of them want to be teachers, but on this first day of class, few see themselves as future teachers of ELLs
Moreover, programs to address the needs of ELLs