Support Resources

Support Resources:

The following websites offer more information for parents and others interested in English Language Learner services.

Bilingual Education Program Parent Brochure

Learning English in Washington schools: What parents should know. Available in 23 languages.
(Burmese, Chinese, Chuukese, Hindi, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Marshallese, Nepali, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Samoan, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Telugu, Tigrigna, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Amharic, Arabic, and English). 

Speak Your Language! Bilingualism is a skill and asset


OSPI Transitional Bilingual Instructional Program Overview

This website offers all information about the State of Washington’s English language Learner programs. 

English Language Development Standards and Language Proficiency Levels (OSPI)

This site provides information about the English Language Development standards and Language Proficiency Levels for the state of Washington.

Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP)

The Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol is a research-based and validated instructional model that has proven effective in addressing the academic needs of English Learners. It consists of eight interrelated components and an observation protocol for coaching and support.

NTC Project GLAD - Orange County Department of Education
Guided Language Acquisition Design, often referred to as GLAD, is a model of professional development which strengthens teachers' design and delivery of standards-based instruction, supported by language acquisition and academic comprehension strategies.

Colorin Colorado

This is a bilingual site for families and educators working with English Language Learners. The focus of the site is on developing reading skills. Un sitio bilingüe para familias y maestros para ayudar a los niños a leer.

http://www.colorincolorado.org/index.php - Colorin Colorado site for helping students read (Español)

 

USA Learns- usalearns.org

U.S.A Learns is a free site for adults to learn English and prepare for US Citizenship.

For more information on the EL Program, contact:

Kelly MosesKelly Moses 
EL Director

email  
425-431-7342

Paula MalonePaula Malone 
EL Support Specialist
 
email
425-431-7125

 

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