The good news about English learners


  • Sarah Mantegna



English learners, multimodal, task based, Common Core


This article describes how one teacher re-discovered the good news about English learners.  It offers a counternarrative to the prevailing negative discourse surrounding these students and offers teachers ideas for engaging their students in tasks that bring out the good news.


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How to Cite

Mantegna, S. (2015). The good news about English learners. GATESOL Journal, 24(2).



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