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Episode 47 with guest Tan Huynh part 2

Journeys to Belonging

Tan Huynh is a career teacher specializing in language acquisition.  He is currently a secondary social studies teacher at an international school in Bangkok. When he is not teaching and planning, Tan maintains a blog, a podcast, and facilities workshops on advocating for language learners. You can find him on his podcast, blog, and Twitter. Podcast: https://www.empoweringells.com/podcast Blog: https://www.empoweringells.com Twitter: @TanKHuynh Ilene's blog post about Abraham Maslow: https://eddilene.edublogs.org/2021/02/09/fact-abraham-maslows-hierarchy-of-needs-is-not-a-pyramid

26mins

17 Feb 2021

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Episode 46 with guest Tan Huynh part 1

Journeys to Belonging

Tan Huynh is a career teacher specializing in language acquisition.  He is currently a secondary social studies teacher at an international school in Bangkok. When he is not teaching and planning, Tan maintains a blog, a podcast, and facilities workshops on advocating for language learners. You can find him on his podcast, blog, and Twitter. Podcast: https://www.empoweringells.com/podcast Blog: https://www.empoweringells.com Twitter: @TanKHuynh WIDA: https://youtu.be/pa2MV2lZpFM Windows, Sliding Doors, and Mirrors, Dr. Rudine Sims Bishop: https://library.ncte.org/journals/LA/issues/v85-2/6175

27mins

10 Feb 2021

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VirtuEL and Other Flexible Professional Learning Opportunities for EL Educators with Carol Salva and Tan Huynh

Highest Aspirations

On this episode of our Look for the Helpers series, we talk with Carol Salva and Tan Huynh about how educators can access high quality professional development from wherever they are while schools remain closed. We highlight VirtuEL, a free annual online conference for teachers of language learners featuring live breakout sessions, panels and keynote speakers. Carol and Tan have facilitated VirtuEL for the last three years and make all content available to anyone interested in using it.  During our interview, Carol and Tan also announce this year's VirtuEL date and keynote speaker! If you'd like to join us on our Look for the Helpers series to provide information or stories to fellow educators, go to bit.ly/ELLHelper.  You can find all of the resources we mention in the episode on our Look for the Helpers short video series. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/highest-aspirations/message

34mins

31 Mar 2020

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Lessons on Remote Learning From Colleagues Abroad with Tan Huynh

Highest Aspirations

What can we learn about online learning from EL educators who have been doing it for over 8 weeks now? Why is backwards planning so important when designing online lessons? How might we go about striking the appropriate balance between synchronous and asynchronous strategies to ensure equitable access to instruction?  We discuss these questions and much more with Tan Huynh. Tan (@TanELLclassroom) is a career teacher specializing in language acquisition.  Tan has taught students from fifth to twelfth grade in public schools, private boarding schools, and charter schools.  Internationally, Tan has taught in schools in China, Laos, and Vietnam. He shares teaching strategies on his blog, Empowering ELLs, and has provided professional development training in places such as China, Thailand, Singapore, Italy, and Canada. Tan’s goal is to support all teachers who are committed to empowering English learners whether it be in a tweet, a blog post, a book, a training, a course, or over coffee.  Tan appeared on the podcast to discus collaboration with content teachers in Season 2 - you can find that episode here.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/highest-aspirations/message

22mins

24 Mar 2020

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S2/E20: Collaborating with Content Teachers: Co-Planning and Co-Teaching with Tan Huynh

Highest Aspirations

How might EL Specialists establish and nurture relationships with content teachers who work with ELs? What are some simple strategies that can help make co-planning and co-teaching easier for all  kinds of teachers? How can we encourage content teachers allow their EL students to create as a more effective way of learning. We discuss these questions and much more in this lively conversation Tan Huynh. Tan Huynh (@TanELLclassroom) is a career teacher specializing in language acquisition.  Tan has taught students from fifth to twelfth grade in public schools, private boarding schools, and charter schools.  Internationally, Tan has taught in schools in China, Laos, and Vietnam. He shares teaching strategies on his blog, Empowering ELLs, and has provided professional development training in places such as China, Thailand, Singapore, Italy, and Canada. Tan’s goal is to support all teachers who are committed to empowering English learners whether it be in a tweet, a blog post, a book, a training, a course, or over coffee. Currently, he and others are preparing for the third annual VirtuEL conference, which is open to anyone for free online on Saturday, June 15th from 9am to noon eastern time. You can find out more about the conference by visiting http://bit.ly/VirtuEL. For more resources from the episode, visit Ellevation's EL Community.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/highest-aspirations/message

1hr 3mins

4 Jun 2019

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BAP039 DIY Online Conference with Tan Huynh and Deborah Brey

Boosting Achievement: The ESL Podcast

Tan Huyhn (@TanELLclassroom) & Deborah Brey (@ELL_Deb) join Carol to think through ways to deliver your own #VirtuEL style online conference. Resources & ideas are shared plus a special cameo by Derek Rhodenizer of #MADPD

59mins

9 Dec 2018

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BAP021 How Lessons Fail ELs with Tan Huynh

Boosting Achievement: The ESL Podcast

Tan Huynh chats with Carol about six actions to avoid when instructing English learners. They offer explanations and reasoning for each one.

58mins

25 Feb 2018