Portland ESL Network Community News
List Programs accepting Volunteers- Winter 2018 Update
Posted December 12, 2017
We are New York ESL Video series
Posted August 11, 2017
We Are New York is an Emmy-Award winning educational television series produced by the NYC Mayor's Office and the City University of New York. The comedic drama series is based on true-to-life stories of immigrants making their way in New York City.
Teaching an Intro class?
Posted April 11, 2017
TPR videos under "Live Action English Interactive" My intro students at BLC loved the one titled “Good Morning” They are a little dated, but still helpful to beginners!
Think out Loud Program
Posted March 08, 2017
A friend who learned English through a community ESL Program with People-Places-Things is being highlighted on Think Out Loud.
TOL airs this Thursday March 9th at 12:00 noon and rebroadcasts at 8:00 p.m.
Here's a quick link to the show's page so that you can track when the episode is posted:
Resources from the Portland ESL Network Facebook Group
Posted March 01, 2017
Lisa Kunde said "For intermediate to advanced students, I love this (real english)!
It's real people talking on the street in response to the same question. Video with and without subtitles. Comprehension exercises included too."
Linda Bonder said "I never realized that Khan Academy had grammar videos - not only with subtitles but also with interactive transcripts!" https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/parts-of-speech-the-modifier/comparative-superlative-intensifiers-and-adverbs-of-degree/v/intro-to-the-comparative-and-the-superlative-v2?ref=grammar_staff_picks
James Nokes shared resources he's compiled over the years.
12 Songs to learn English pronunciation