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Academic Excellence – ESL at Laney College

31 March 2016

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Laney College’s ESL Department (English as a Second Language) and The Lake Merritt – Independent Senior Living community have teamed up in an incredibly successful partnership.

Every Friday, the Laney College ESL class practices conversational English with residents of The Lake Merritt – Independent Senior Living. This program is a hit with both students from Laney’s ESL class and the residents of The Lake Merritt.

It’s a winning situation for all. Practice makes perfect and that is exactly what the ESL students get to do with residents of The Lake Merritt. Numerous studies have shown that loneliness can lead to problems in mental, physical and emotional health with aging adults. The benefits of feeling helpful and needed often makes a huge difference in anyone’s life, no matter their age and through this one-of-a-kind program, both parties benefit in the most awesome way!

For more information, please visit: http://www.laney.edu/wp/esl/

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Work Toward Your Dreams at College of Alameda, English as a Second Language (ESL)

7 September 2014

English as a Second Language (ESL) instructor Dr. Popal, with the help of other ESL faculty, staff, administrators and students at College of Alameda put together a fantastic video showcasing our ESL department. Check out the video to see what faculty and our students are saying about the ESL program at College of Alameda.

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Peralta Matters – English as a Second Language

21 January 2014

We are joined this month by Dr. Sedique Popal, College of Alameda ESL Faculty and Chair of the Peralta ESL Advisory Council. He shares his passion for teaching ESL and the re-envisioning of ESL curriculum throughout Peralta. He is joined by two of his students, Moisés Neira, a retiree looking to improve his English for personal fulfillment, and Ana Gantumur, building her skills to prepare for a career.

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