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Academic Language: What, Why, and How?

You've probably heard that it takes ELLs longer to learn academic language than social language. But what exactly is academic language and how can we help our ELLs to develop it? This collection of resources will help you understand what academic language is, how to identify features of it in your lessons and give you some strategies for teaching these features to your students.
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Academic Language: What, Why, and How?