Show Notes

What is up with the multiple acronyms that make up our ESL programs? A quick introduction to teaching English as a Second Language.

ESLEnglish as a Second Language

ELLEnglish Language Learner

ELTEnglish Language Teaching

ELEnglish Learner

EFLEnglish as a Foreign Language

ESOLEnglish to Speakers of Other Languages

ELDEnglish Language Development

TOEFLTest of English as a Foreign Language

TESOL – Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

SLLSecond Language Learner

LEPLimited English Proficient

LESLimited English Speaker

NEPNon-English Proficient

NESNon-English Speaker

NESTNative English Speaking Teacher

NNESNon-Native English Speaker

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