Language Arts & Reading
Equity, Evidence, and Efficacy
Dual Language Instruction & English Learners
As a former dual language school principal in the Austin, Texas area, the most common question asked of me was – why dual language?
By: Dr. José Medina, Director of Dual Language and Bilingual Education. Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, DC
Effective Program Models for English Learners
presentation to the Senate Committee on School Finance
by Dr. Elena Izquierdo
University of Texas at El Paso
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Center for Applied Linguistics
The Guiding Principals:
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Texas State Board of Education
English and Spanish Language Arts & Reading are now aligned for Dual Language classrooms! Texas teachers are equipped with the BEST and most rigorous standards EVER; shaping and supporting bilingual and biliterate students.
Read the Motions from my office which:
1) Write Spanish Standards in Authentic Syllabic Language
2) Aligned Spanish and English Language Arts for authentic Dual Language materials and resources
Texas Education Agency
STAAR Extra Time for English Learners
2018 List of Approved Tests for Assessment of English Learners
Local Education Agencies are required to use a list of approved assessments
for the identification and reclassification of English learners.
English Learners A-F Accountability 2018