English As an Additional Language (EAL) Resources for Teachers, Students and Parents

Welcome to English As an Additional Language Resources. This site has been developed to assist teachers, students and parents with resources to support language learning.

We believe that children and youth can discover, develop and act upon their potential.

For Classroom Teachers
For EAL Teachers
For Parents
For Students
Frequently Asked Questions

A few facts about language learning:

  • Language development takes time and practice at any age.
  • Learning language requires more than memorizing rules and formulas.
  • Conversational English will develop first, usually 1 to 2 years.
  • Academic English may take between 5 to 7 years to develop.


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