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ELL Foundations—Guidance and Support for ELLs

  • Subject(s): ELL Support
  • Grade Range: Kindergarten - 12
  • Release date: 02-05-2020
  • Tags: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills, Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System, TELPAS, TEKS, State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, staar, staar, SLA, second language acquisition, Proficiency Level Descriptors, PLDs, Limited English Proficiency, LEP, Guidance and Support for ELLs, ESL, English language proficiency standards, English Language Learners, English language learner, English as a Second Language, ELPS: ELL Foundations, ELPS, ELLs, ELL, Effective Instructional Strategies and Routines, Assessment and Data-Driven Instruction


This training provides educators with foundational knowledge of the essential elements to consider in providing guidance and support for English Language Learners (ELLs). This training, previously available in Texas Courses, is now openly available but does not earn course provider credit and no certificate will be offered. The course will be available for credit in summer 2020.


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