Colorin Colorado: Helping children read... and succeed!

Teachers who work with English as a Second Language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building children's books, stories, activities, ideas, strategies to help PreK-3, 4-8, and 9-12 students learn to read.

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Building Strong Parent-Educator Partnerships

By: Colorín Colorado (2008)

In this section we offer numerous resources for teachers and educators in order to strengthen the school-home partnership. From back-to-school night to parent-teacher conferences, we've got lots of ideas to get you started!


For Educators

If you would like some ideas on ways to reach out to the parents of your English language learners, take a look at these resources:

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For Parents

For parents who aren't sure how to develop a relationship with their child's teacher, these articles offer some great suggestions: