Distance Learning for ELLs

Brothers with tablet and laptop at home

This resource section includes numerous articles, blog posts, and links to online networks with tips for planning distance learning for English language learners (ELLs).

Guide: Distance Learning for ELLs

See our complete distance learning guide for more information.

Featured Articles

Blog Posts

Related Video

Guides and Toolkits

Resource Pages

Recommended Resources



Articles, blogs, and webinars

Blogs, infographics, and more

Share My Lesson (AFT)



Education Week

Larry Ferlazzo is publishing excellent articles and educator contributions on distance learning and ELLs on his blog, Classroom Q & A with Larry Ferlazzo. One recent highlight includes this Q&A collection on using technology with students. Other highlights include:

Related research

Online courses / professional development

Social media

#ELLChat: Archives from Twitter Chats

A number of Twitter #ELLchat discussions have focused on distance learning. Learn more about #ELLchat from this overview. (You don't need a Twitter account to browse those resources.)

ELL networks