Changes in the Field
Understanding research on academic language, knowing how to use new content and ELD standards to plan high quality instruction for English learners, and learning how to use and interpret new assessment tools - all this is part of the field of ELL education. Professional expectations include team planning and strategic goals for English learners. Find support for team planning and curriculum design for ELL programs.
Differentiating for Language
The good news is that the ELD Standards clearly demonstrate differentiation to classroom and content teachers. Get the good news to the folks that need it – teachers need encouragement and great tools to be effective with English learners.
Building Resource: ESL Teachers
No time to train everyone? Invest in the professionally endorsed teachers in your school to be on-site trainers for the new ELD standards and tools. Their support for classroom teachers’ instructional planning will ensure great results with your English learners!
ELL Plans and Standards-Based Grading
Wondering how to coordinate efforts to target English learners? Build great, focused ELL plans that start with writing goals for each level. Clarity is essential for successful collaboration. Get aligned for results with your English learners!