• ESL Resources for Teachers & Parents:

    How does the ELL identification process work?
     
    Supporting English Learners in Texas
    This section provides relevant information and accessible resources for parents and families of English learners to support the education of their child.
     
    This section provides information and resources that are relevant, accessible, and impactful for teachers working with English learners and pursuing professional development.
     
    Duolingo
    A program similar to Rosetta Stone to learn to read and write in several languages, including English and Spanish. Use it to build vocabulary.
    Un programa similar a Rosetta Stone para aprender a leer y escribir en diferentes idiomas, incluyendo ingles y español. Utilicelo para desarrollar su vocabulario.
    https://www.duolingo.com/
     
    Comprendo K-5th
    Designed to learn vocabulary and content for all major subjects in English and Spanish.
    Diseñado para aprender vocabulario y contenido acerca de las materias mas importantes en ingles y español.
    https://sunburstdigital.box.com/s/gps721ttxl28n9zhn97z
     
    Tumblebooks
    Read and listen to children's books in several languages, including English and Spanish.
    Lea y escuche libros para niños en diferentes lenguajes, incluyendo ingles y español.
    http://www.tumblebooks.com
     
    Epic
    Epic gives millions of families and classrooms instant, unlimited access to thousands of books, videos and quizzes from leading publishers to help kids everywhere read, learn and grow.
     
    Vocabulary Spelling City
    VocabularySpellingCity is a game-based website and app used to build K-12 literacy skills in vocabulary, spelling, phonics, and writing.
     
    Flipgrid
    Flipgrid is a website that allows teachers to create "grids" to facilitate video discussions. Each grid is like a message board where teachers can pose questions, called "topics," and their students can post video responses that appear in a tiled grid display.
     
    Colorín Colorado
    Colorín Colorado is a national multimedia project that offers a wealth of bilingual, research-based information, activities, and advice for educators and families of English language learners (ELLs).