Do you feel lost or do you feel unsure of how to participate in a classroom discussion? Read these tips for staying engaged.
Welcome to the Illinois English Language Forum (iELF), a virtual learning center for international students and scholars using English for academic purposes.
Do you know your learning style? Read about how to figure out your learning style and take charge of improving your academic English skills in the most efficient way for you.
Your writing should deliver a clear message that is easily understood by your audience. How can you check if your essay is coherent?
The virtual world Second Life is a great place to practice your English conversation skills!
We'll be presenting a poster presentation today between 3:00–6:00pm at the Illini Union ABC/South Lounge. Please stop by and give us your feedback.
The iELF project has been accepted as a poster presentation at the UIUC Public Engagement Symposium! We'll post more updates on the symposium soon!
What do you want to learn?
Do you have an idea for a lesson? Get in touch with us.
Are you an international student struggling with a particular aspect of academic English use? Or are you a faculty member who thinks your students would benefit from a lesson on academic English used in your field? We are interested in hearing from you!
Needs Assessment Surveys
TESL professionals, we want to make it easier for you to teach. What materials do you have trouble finding? Are you interested in the project and want to get involved?
WHAT DO YOU THINK?
International students and American students, we want to hear from you! We will use the information gathered to help us plan and prioritize the development of materials for the website.