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Teaching a Multicultural Classroom


Living in the multicultural society that we do; we as teachers must be prepared to teach our multicultural students and assist their families with the challenges of living in a culture different from their own.

As teachers we often find ourselves limited on time and resources that are easily accessible.  Below are some web-sites that contain information that you may find helpful or lead you to helpful resources.  If you find other information that is helpful, please share.



Colorín Colorado is a free web-based, bilingual service that provides information, activities,

and advice for educators and Spanish-speaking families of English language learners

(ELLs, also known as students of English as a second language).

NEW: Go to this blog:ELA/Literacy Tools on Resources That Can Support ELLs in the Classroom



Te@ch Thought:  6 Qualities of Successful ESL Teachers



Building Blocks: The First Steps of Creating a Multicultural Classroom
by Larri Fish of Siena College



Keys to success for English language learners

Tips that any teacher in any classroom can use to help ESL students learn the curriculum while learning English.