Posted on 04/27/2018 at 08:37 AM by Blog Experts

Attached is the 2018-2019 Lau Plan Template with updates.  These updates are aligned to Every Student Succeeds Act....

Posted on 04/27/2018 at 08:28 AM by Blog Experts

Dear EL Colleagues,    Eric Van Dorin has asked me to send you the following message and Webinar invite. ...

Posted on 04/27/2018 at 08:16 AM by Blog Experts

Dear EL Colleagues, All schools in Iowa will be required to implement the new ELPA21 Dynamic Screening Assessment for ne...

Posted on 04/19/2018 at 01:14 PM by Blog Experts

Here is a great article titled, "12 Ways to Support English Learners in the Mainstream Classroom" about helpin...

Posted on 03/12/2018 at 09:35 AM by Blog Experts

The 14th Annual Our Kids Summer Institute will be held on June 12-13 at North Polk High School. Pre-K through 12 educato...

Posted on 02/22/2018 at 10:58 AM by Blog Experts

The following is an excerpt from a document titled, "What Teachers Should Know About Instruction for English Langua...

Posted on 02/02/2018 at 02:15 PM by Blog Experts

We hear a lot about the concept of a growth mindset in education today. This type of mindset is beneficial for both stu...

Posted on 12/18/2017 at 09:10 AM by Blog Experts

In order to receive communications regarding the ELPA21 Assessment, now is the time to make sure your district coordinat...

Posted on 11/14/2017 at 02:55 PM by Blog Experts

In the schema of learning a language, the order of processing and using a spoken language has been researched for decade...

Posted on 10/26/2017 at 12:52 PM by Liz Determan

Dear EL Colleagues,    Our second Title III Zoom meeting with EL Teachers is scheduled for Tuesday, Octob...