Faculty & Staff

ESL Instructor Robin Halsey presents at IACEA Annual Convention

Robin Halsey, Adjunct instructor of English as a Second Language in ICC’s College and Career Readiness Department, presented “Lift Up Your Voices: Singing in the ESL Classroom” at the 36th Annual Statewide Convention of the Illinois Adult and Continuing Education Association, held in Springfield, Illinois, on March 4-6. The presentation provided research-based evidence that singing offers many health benefits and can also promote language acquisition. Halsey led attendees in singing some of the original songs that she uses in her ESL classes at ICC.