Colorín Colorado is pleased to present a rich library of video content focused on English language learners (ELLs), including classroom videos from schools around the country, professional development webcasts, and interviews with educators, administrators, researchers, and authors of children's and young adult literature.
These videos can be used in a variety of settings, including professional development workshops, parent outreach events, and, in the case of author interviews, in the classroom.
Partners in the creation of these videos include the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), the AFT Innovation Fund, the National Education Association, Carnegie Corporation, and the Education Development Center.
Our Video Series
Colorín Colorado: Facebook Live Series
Colorín Colorado is pleased to present a series of Facebook Live events focused on advocacy for English Language Learners (ELLs). The video archives from the events appear below.
Supporting ELLs During COVID-19: Educator Voices
In these special Colorín Colorado interviews, educators share their experiences on teaching and supporting English language learners (ELLs) during the COVID-19 pandemic. Hear more about their lessons learned, success stories, and challenges during the crisis.
PBS Show: Becoming Bilingual
Acclaimed actress Rita Moreno hosts Becoming Bilingual, a 30-minute PBS program that examines the challenges of teaching children to read in a new language.
Being Bilingual Is a Superpower: Multilingual Tips to Support Language and Literacy at Home
Family Literacy: Multilingual Video Series
These videos offer ideas on how families can support their child's literacy through activities at home, regardless of families' own literacy levels. Related activities are included along with each video series.