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|Name:||Keira Gebbie Ballantyne|
|Institution:||National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition|
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|Selected Publications:||Casteel, C. & Ballantyne, K.G. (Eds.) (2010). Professional development in action: Improving teaching for English learners. Washington, DC: National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition.
Ballantyne, K.G. (2012). The More We Get Together: Social Development in a New Language. AccELLerate! 4(2) Young English Learners, pp 13–4. Available at http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/files/uploads/17/Accellerate4_2.pdf#ballantyne.
Ballantyne, K.G., Sanderman, A.R., & McLaughlin, N. (2008). Dual language learners in the early years: Getting ready to succeed in school. Washington, DC: National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition. Available at http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/files/uploads/3/DLLs_in_the_Early_Years.pdf
Ballantyne, K.G. (2008). Learning a second language while you are still working on the first. AccELLerate!, 1(1), 9-11. Available at http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/files/uploads/17/AccELLerate1_1.pdf#page=9
Ballantyne, K.G., Sanderman, A.R., Levy, J. (2008). Educating English language learners: Building teacher capacity. Washington, DC: National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition. Available at http://www.ncela.gwu.edu/files/uploads/3/EducatingELLsBuildingTeacherCapacityVol1.pdf
Ballantyne, K.G. (2006.) Customer service skills for success. ESOL Curriculum for Montgomery College/ Montgomery Works Sales & Service Learning Center.
Ballantyne, K.G. (2005.) Textual structure and discourse prominence in Yapese narrative. Doctoral Dissertation, Dept. of Linguistics, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa.
Ballantyne, K.G. (2004.) Givenness as a ranking criterion in centering theory: Evidence from Yapese. Oceanic Linguistics. 43(1): 49-72.
Ikeda, Keiko, Jennifer Robideau, Keira Ballantyne, Theo Garneau, Steven Hall & Linda Lanz (Eds). (2003.) Proceedings 2003: Selected papers from the seventh college-wide conference for students in languages, linguistics and literature. National Foreign Language Resource Center Research Note 39: Honolulu.
Ballantyne, K.G. (2000.) Reduplication in Yapese: A case of syllable copying. In Carolyn Smallwood & Catherine Kitto (Eds.) The proceedings of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association VI. Toronto Working Papers in Linguistics.
|Courses Taught:||Introduction to the Study of Language
Development and Diversity
Second Language Acquisition
|Dissertation Abstract:||Textual Structure and Discourse Prominence in Yapese Narrative|
Typology/Morphology/Oceanic Lang: Senft (2004)
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