PPR ESL at SUNY 0508

P-R PHOTO/GABE DICKENS Marcia Gottschall (middle), interim coordinator of the English as a Second Language program at SUNY Plattsburgh, instructs ESL students Linyi Wang (left) and Zhijian Wang on their discovery draft, which is an assignment that, instead of focusing on grammar, spelling and punctuation, encourages students to develop clear ideas and to expand on them based on students' interpretations of Salvador Dali's surrealist paintings. See more in an online video with this article made by Point Blank Productions at