“What ACTFL level is this text?”

As teachers are trying to decide if a text is a good fit for their learners, they will often ask us the question, “What ACTFL Level is this text?”. Unfortunately, it’s a question that we can’t usually answer, and I want to explain why. ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines do not describe texts; they describe people. Specifically,…

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Garbanzo is hiring! Seeking ELL Author

Garbanzo is a web application for language teachers and students that features a large, interactive library of lessons. Co-founded by The Comprehensible Classroom and Zaengle Corp, Garbanzo currently contains over 1000 stories and informational texts in Spanish. Now, we are excited to begin building a library for English Language Learners (ELLs)! Open position: ELL Author…

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The Comprehensible Classroom is hiring!

The Comprehensible Classroom is currently accepting applications for two training positions: an Elementary Partner and a Coach Intern. Open position: Elementary Partner Regularly, school districts contract us for training and program alignment in K-12 programs. Because our specific area of expertise is in 6-12 programs, The Comprehensible Classroom is seeking to hire an Elementary Partner…

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