SmartBrief Education Blog Makes Head of the Class

Masters in ESL Names SmartBlog on Education one of the leading sources for Teaching and Learning ESL

Washington, D.C., November 19, 2013 – SmartBlog on Education, managed by leading digital publisher SmartBrief, was recently named to Masters in ESL’s list of Leading Sources for Teaching and Learning ESL (English as a second language). 

Ranked 48th among 115 sources by Masters in ESL, SmartBlog on Education was singled out for discussing “… the advantages of getting outside of a traditional classroom setting to get more out of education. By going into the English speaking community, students were able to pick up more English and use their English skills in a real environment.”

SmartBlog on Education is just one of SmartBrief’s SmartBlogs, a hub where SmartBrief readers exchange ideas and practices on a variety of verticals, including education. SmartBlog on Education is managed and edited by Senior Editor Melissa Greenwood, who is also responsible for the content in a variety of SmartBrief’s education e-news briefs. “We are thrilled to be recognized by Masters in ESL as a resource for ESL professionals. Our goal is to help educators stay connected to the news and resources that shape their classrooms, and this recognition lets us know that we're on the right track”, commented Melissa Greenwood when asked about this accomplishment.

Masters in ESL ( helps instructors, developers, and program directors obtain the necessary education to reach their professional goals. The site provides links to accredited ESL degree programs in addition to other ESL resources. According to April Lewis, writer for Masters in ESL, the list will be shared “…through all available channels so that in addition to (Master in ESL) readers, anyone hoping to learn more about ESL can find all the great resources they need in one place.”

SmartBlog on Education is part of a portfolio of content and resources including a wide range of renowned, industry and association-focused e-newsletters providing carefully curated business intelligence for senior executives, thought leaders, and industry professionals across more than 180 trade associations, professional societies, nonprofits and corporate entities. 

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Joseph Riddle