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Improving Education: Resources Links

This page provides resources links from each chapter of the Improving Education for Multilingual and English Learner Students: Research to Practice.
Recently Posted in English Learners
  • Developmental (Maintenance) Bilingual Program (added 29-Feb-2024)
    Developmental bilingual is a language acquisition program for English learner (EL) students that provides instruction to pupils that utilizes English and a pupil’s native language for literacy and academic instruction.
  • Dual Language Immersion (DLI) Program (added 29-Feb-2024)
    Dual Language Immersion (DLI) is a language acquisition program with the goals of high academic achievement, first and second language proficiency, and cross-cultural understanding.
  • Structured English Immersion (SEI) Program (added 29-Feb-2024)
    Structured English Immersion (SEI) is a language acquisition program for English learner (EL) students in which nearly all classroom instruction is provided in English, with curriculum and a presentation designed for pupils who are learning English.
  • Transitional Bilingual Program (added 29-Feb-2024)
    Transitional Bilingual is a language acquisition program for English learners (EL) students that provides instruction to pupils that utilizes English and a pupil’s native language for literacy and academic instruction.
  • ELP Assessment Requirement Letter (added 08-Feb-2024)
    Letter to Local Educational Agencies Regarding English Language Proficiency (ELP) Assessment Requirement.