Support for English Learner Programs

All teachers of English learners impact the rate and quality of their students’ English language development and achievement. Just as the English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher brings expertise in language acquisition, the general education teacher provides English learners with opportunities to practice and refine their developing language skills.  

Instructional Best Practices for English Learner Programs  

English learners benefit from evidence-based instructional practices including oral language development, literacy support, and a focus on vocabulary across content areas. All educators can implement these best practices. The following resources can assist schools and districts in developing comprehensive English learner programs. 

Resources that Support English Language Development 

State Resources 

National Resources  

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