Different Learning Needs & ESL

Here are links to assist when working with Learners that might have specific needs.

Learning Differences

  • NAASLN Webinar – Download this free video seminar on strategies for teaching adults with special learning needs. Presented by Sarah Goldammer
  • Bright Solutions for Dyslexia– Sharing the latest research on dyslexia and tips for someone who has been diagnosed with dyslexia


English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESL or ESOL)

Conversational – Advanced

Printable Worksheets/Templates

  • ISL Collective– Printable ESOL worksheets for multiple levels
  • Boggles World ESL (Lanternfish)– Printable ESOL worksheets, quizzes, and activities
  • Using English– Advanced topics and worksheets for high-level ESOL students
  • ESL Charts– 12 Tense Timeline (Easy to Understand)
  • ESL Grammar Worksheets – On this page you will find several printable ESL grammar exercises dealing with all aspects of English grammar, including parts of speech, tenses, embedded questions, relative clauses, etc. The ESL grammar worksheets on this page were developed for use in our own classes; each page explains the grammar points clearly and with simple language, and includes writing and review exercises to reinforce the material. Great for big classes or one-on-one students!